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Flag for Cameroon July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Yaoundé, Cameroon

Max view in Yaoundé
Friday, July 27, 2018 at 9:21 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Yaoundé: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 6:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:21 PM

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 12:28 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

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July 27, 2018 – July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Yaoundé

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Yaoundé. 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

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:24 PM Jul 279:21 PM Jul 2711:19 PM Jul 27
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Local times for eclipse in Yaoundé on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in YaoundéDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 6:14 PM109°East-southeast1.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 6:21 PM109°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 7:24 PM111°East-southeast13.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 8:30 PM114°East-southeast28.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 9:21 PM119°East-southeast39.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 10:13 PM127°Southeast50.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 27 at 11:19 PM145°Southeast61.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 12:28 AM181°South67.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Yaoundé (WAT – West Africa Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Yaoundé

Eclipse Visibility from YaoundéVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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