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Flag for Congo July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Brazzaville, Congo

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Friday, July 27, 2018 at 9:21 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Brazzaville: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 6:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:21 PM

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 12:28 AM

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes


July 27, 2018 – July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Brazzaville

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Brazzaville. 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
7:24 PM Jul 279:21 PM Jul 2711:19 PM Jul 27
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Local times for eclipse in Brazzaville on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in BrazzavilleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 6:14:47 PM109°East-southeast4.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 7:24:27 PM109°East-southeast20.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 8:30:15 PM110°East-southeast35.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 9:21:44 PM114°East-southeast46.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 10:13:11 PM120°East-southeast58.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 27 at 11:19:00 PM141°Southeast70.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 12:28:38 AM196°South-southwest74.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Brazzaville (WAT – West Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Brazzaville

Eclipse Visibility from BrazzavilleVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
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