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Eclipse visible in Brasilia – August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Brasilia, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

More about the August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Brasilia on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in BrasiliaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 4:55 AM264°West19.1° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 5:54 AM261°West5.5° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximal Eclipse visible in BrasiliaAug 28 at 6:16 AM260°West0.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Brasilia 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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetAug 28 at 6:19 AM259°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 6:53 AM257°West-southwest8.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 7:37 AM254°West-southwest18.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 8:21 AM250°West-southwest28.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 9:20 AM243°West-southwest40.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 10:19 AM231°Southwest52.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Brasilia (BRT - Brasília time).

Other eclipses visible in Brasilia

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in BrasiliaLooks like in BrasiliaPath of the eclipse
Jun 24, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19 / Nov 20, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 4, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27 / Oct 28, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 24, 2005LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 14, 2006LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 22, 2006SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 11, 2007SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16, 2008LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 15, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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