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Flag for Chile July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — La Serena, Chile

Max view in La Serena
Friday, July 27, 2018 at 7:12 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


La Serena: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 2:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 7:12 PM

Ends: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 8:28 PM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

Location

July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — La Serena

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in La Serena, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:10 PM Jul 277:12 PM Jul 277:19 PM Jul 27
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Local times for eclipse in La Serena on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in La SerenaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 2:14 PM171°South41.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 3:24 PM151°South-southeast36.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 4:30 PM136°Southeast28.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 5:21 PM127°Southeast20.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 6:13 PM119°East-southeast11.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 7:10 PM112°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in La SerenaJul 27 at 7:12 PM111°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 La Serena 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 endsJul 27 at 7:19 PM111°East-southeast1.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 27 at 8:28 PM103°East-southeast15.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for La Serena (CLT – Chile Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in La Serena

Eclipse Visibility from La SerenaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarPartial
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
Total
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27LunarPartial
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in La Serena, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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