Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Eclipse visible in Rarotonga – August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Rarotonga on Monday, August 7, 2017
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Rarotonga.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Rarotonga
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Rarotonga||Looks like in Rarotonga||Path of the eclipse|
|Jun 3 / Jun 4, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 13, 2012||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 28, 2012||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 9, 2013||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 7 / Oct 8, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 3 / Apr 4, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 27, 2015||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Mar 22 / Mar 23, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 7, 2017||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jan 31, 2018||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 20, 2019||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 2, 2019||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 4, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 29 / Nov 30, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 25 / May 26, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 18 / Nov 19, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|May 15, 2022||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 7 / Nov 8, 2022||Lunar||Total||Total|
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