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Flag for Brazil July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Max view in Belo Horizonte
Friday, July 27, 2018 at 5:38 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Belo Horizonte: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 2:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 5:38 PM

Ends: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 8:28 PM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

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July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Belo Horizonte

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Belo Horizonte. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
5:35 PM Jul 275:38 PM Jul 277:19 PM Jul 27
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Local times for eclipse in Belo Horizonte on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in Belo HorizonteDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 2:14 PM137°Southeast39.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 3:24 PM124°Southeast27.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 4:30 PM116°East-southeast14.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 5:21 PM111°East-southeast2.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 5:35 PM110°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Belo HorizonteJul 27 at 5:38 PM110°East-southeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Belo Horizonte would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 6:13 PM107°East-southeast7.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 27 at 7:19 PM103°East-southeast22.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 27 at 8:28 PM99°East37.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Belo Horizonte (BRT – Brasília Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Belo Horizonte.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Belo Horizonte

Eclipse Visibility from Belo HorizonteVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Belo Horizonte, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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