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Eclipse visible in Bogota – July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Bogota, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse.

A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Bogota on Friday, July 27, 2018

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in BogotaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 12:17 PM161°South-southeast74.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 1:26 PM126°Southeast64.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 2:32 PM114°East-southeast50.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 3:22 PM111°East-southeast39.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 4:13 PM109°East-southeast28.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 27 at 5:19 PM108°East-southeast13.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 6:14 PM109°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in BogotaJul 27 at 6:17 PM109°East-southeast0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Bogota 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.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 27 at 6:28 PM109°East-southeast2.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.

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

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

Times are local for Bogota (COT - Colombia Time).

Other eclipses visible in Bogota

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in BogotaLooks like in BogotaPath of the eclipse
Oct 18, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 3, 2013SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27 / Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 27, 2018LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20 / Jan 21, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 2, 2019SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16, 2019LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4 / Jul 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 30, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 26, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 14, 2023SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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