Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > Lubumbashi, Dem. Rep. Congo

Flag for Dem. Rep. Congo September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Lubumbashi, Dem. Rep. Congo

Max view in Lubumbashi
Wednesday, September 18, 2024 at 4:44 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Lubumbashi: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 2:41 AM

Maximum: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 4:44 AM

Ends: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 6:47 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes


September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Lubumbashi

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

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 Lubumbashi. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

More about the September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
4:12 AM Sep 184:44 AM Sep 185:15 AM Sep 18
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in Lubumbashi on Wednesday, September 18, 2024

EventTime in LubumbashiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 18 at 2:41:03 AM279°West49.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 18 at 4:12:50 AM273°West27.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseSep 18 at 4:44:12 AM272°West19.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 18 at 5:15:35 AM270°West12.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
MoonsetSep 18 at 6:08:59 AM268°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 18 at 6:47:21 AM266°West9.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Lubumbashi (CAT – Central Africa Time).

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.

Eclipses visible in Lubumbashi

Eclipse Visibility from LubumbashiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2022May 16LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Jul 18LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Lubumbashi, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100