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Flag for Cabo Verde July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Praia, Cabo Verde

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Friday, July 27, 2018 at 7:21 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Praia: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 4:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 7:21 PM

Ends: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes


July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Praia

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Praia. 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
7:02 PM Jul 277:21 PM Jul 279:19 PM Jul 27
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Local times for eclipse in Praia on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in PraiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 4:14:47 PM103°East-southeast38.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 5:24:27 PM105°East-southeast22.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 6:30:15 PM108°East-southeast7.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 7:02:23 PM110°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 7:21:44 PM111°East-southeast3.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 8:13:11 PM115°East-southeast14.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 27 at 9:19:00 PM122°East-southeast28.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 27 at 10:28:38 PM134°Southeast41.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Praia (CVT – Cape Verde Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Praia

Eclipse Visibility from PraiaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Praia, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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