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Flag for Congo Dem.Rep. August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mbuji-Mayi, Congo Dem.Rep. (Bakwanga)

Max view in Mbuji-Mayi
Monday, August 7, 2017 at 8:21 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Mbuji-Mayi: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 5:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 8:21 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 10:50 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

Location

August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mbuji-Mayi

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 Mbuji-Mayi. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

More about the August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:22 PM Aug 78:21 PM Aug 79:18 PM Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Mbuji-Mayi on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in Mbuji-MayiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 5:50 PM107°East-southeast7.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 6:20 PM106°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 7:22 PM104°East-southeast14.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 8:20 PM104°East-southeast27.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 9:18 PM105°East-southeast41.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 10:50 PM112°East-southeast62.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mbuji-Mayi (CAT – Central Africa Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Mbuji-Mayi

Eclipse Visibility from Mbuji-MayiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mbuji-Mayi, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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