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Flag for Dem. Rep. Congo October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mbuji-Mayi, Dem. Rep. Congo (Bakwanga)

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Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 10:14 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Mbuji-Mayi: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 8:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 10:14 PM

Ends: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 12:26 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes


October 28, 2023 – October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mbuji-Mayi

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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. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
9:35 PM Oct 2810:14 PM Oct 2810:52 PM Oct 28
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Local times for eclipse in Mbuji-Mayi on Saturday, October 28, 2023

EventTime in Mbuji-MayiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 8:01:44 PM71°East-northeast26.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 9:35:18 PM62°East-northeast46.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 28 at 10:14:00 PM54°Northeast54.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 28 at 10:52:37 PM43°Northeast61.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 29 at 12:26:19 AM351°North68.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mbuji-Mayi (CAT – Central Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Mbuji-Mayi

Eclipse Visibility from Mbuji-MayiVisibility 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
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
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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