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Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 2:20 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Jilin: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:50 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 2:20 AM

Ends: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 4:50 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute


August 7, 2017 – August 8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Jilin

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Jilin. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
1:22 AM Aug 82:20 AM Aug 83:18 AM Aug 8
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Local times for eclipse in Jilin on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

EventTime in JilinDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 11:50:01 PM184°South29.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 1:22:56 AM209°South-southwest25.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 8 at 2:20:29 AM222°Southwest19.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 3:18:09 AM234°Southwest12.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
MoonsetAug 8 at 4:40:57 AM248°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 4:50:56 AM250°West-southwest1.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Jilin (CST – China Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Jilin

Eclipse Visibility From JilinVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
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