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Eclipse visible in Lubumbashi – Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar Eclipse

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

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

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

More about the Jan 21, 2019 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Lubumbashi on Monday, January 21, 2019

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 LubumbashiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsJan 21 at 4:38 AM296°West-northwest16.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial eclipse beginsJan 21 at 5:37 AM292°West-northwest4.0° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in LubumbashiJan 21 at 5:55 AM291°West-northwest0.4° 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 Lubumbashi 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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJan 21 at 5:57 AM291°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJan 21 at 6:43 AM289°West-northwest10.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJan 21 at 7:12 AM288°West-northwest17.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJan 21 at 7:42 AM287°West-northwest23.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJan 21 at 8:48 AM287°West-northwest38.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 21 at 9:47 AM288°West-northwest51.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Lubumbashi (CAT - Central Africa Time).

Other eclipses visible in Lubumbashi

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
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Looks like in
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Path of the eclipse
Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 1, 2016SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 16, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 11, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 26, 2017SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7, 2017LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 27 / Jul 28, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 21, 2019LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2019LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 10, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 21, 2020SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 16, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 5, 2023LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 28 / Oct 29, 2023LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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