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Flag for Brazil April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

Max view in Recife
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 5:12 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Recife: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 3:03 PM

Maximum: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 5:12 PM

Ended: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 7:11 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 8 minutes

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April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Recife

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Recife. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
5:09 PM Apr 255:12 PM Apr 255:21 PM Apr 25
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Local times for eclipse in Recife on Thursday, April 25, 2013

EventTime in RecifeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 3:03 PM111°East-southeast29.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 4:54 PM105°East-southeast2.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 25 at 5:07 PM105°East-southeast0.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 25 at 5:09 PM105°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in RecifeApr 25 at 5:12 PM104°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 Recife 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.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 25 at 5:21 PM104°East-southeast2.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 25 at 7:11 PM102°East-southeast27.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Recife (BRT – Brasília Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Recife

Eclipse Visibility from RecifeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Recife, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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