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Flag for Congo Dem. Rep. July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mbuji-Mayi, Congo Dem. Rep. (Bakwanga)

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Friday, July 27, 2018 at 10:21 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Mbuji-Mayi: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 7:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 10:21 PM

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 1:28 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

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July 27, 2018 – July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mbuji-Mayi

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Mbuji-Mayi. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:24 PM Jul 2710:21 PM Jul 2712:19 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Mbuji-Mayi on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in Mbuji-MayiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 7:14:47 PM108°East-southeast12.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 8:24:27 PM109°East-southeast28.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 9:30:15 PM111°East-southeast43.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 10:21:44 PM115°East-southeast55.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 11:13:11 PM125°Southeast66.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 12:19:00 AM163°South-southeast76.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 1:28:38 AM223°Southwest72.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mbuji-Mayi (CAT – Central Africa Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Mbuji-Mayi

Eclipse Visibility From Mbuji-MayiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016May 9MercuryTransit
Transit
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
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
Transit
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