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Flag for China August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China

Max view in Shanghai
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 2:20 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Shanghai: 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

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

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Shanghai. 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 Shanghai on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

EventTime in ShanghaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 11:50 PM179°South42.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 1:22 AM207°South-southwest38.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 8 at 2:20 AM222°Southwest31.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 3:18 AM233°Southwest22.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 4:50 AM248°West-southwest6.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Times are local for Shanghai (CST – China Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Shanghai

Eclipse Visibility from ShanghaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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