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Flag for Brazil April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Max view in Rio de Janeiro
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 5:33 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Rio de Janeiro: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


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

Maximum: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 5:33 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 — Rio de Janeiro

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
5:26 PM Apr 255:33 PM Apr 257:11 PM Apr 25
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Local times for eclipse in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, April 25, 2013

EventTime in Rio de JaneiroDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 3:03 PM122°East-southeast29.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 4:54 PM109°East-southeast7.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 25 at 5:07 PM107°East-southeast3.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 25 at 5:21 PM106°East-southeast0.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 25 at 5:26 PM106°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Rio de JaneiroApr 25 at 5:33 PM105°East-southeast1.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Rio de Janeiro would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 25 at 7:11 PM97°East22.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rio de Janeiro (BRT – Brasília Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Rio de Janeiro

Eclipse Visibility from Rio de JaneiroVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Rio de Janeiro, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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