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Flag for Falkland Islands July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Stanley, Falkland Islands

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Friday, July 27, 2018 at 5:21 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Stanley: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 2:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 5:21 PM

Ends: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 8:28 PM

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes


July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Stanley

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Stanley. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
5:17 PM Jul 275:21 PM Jul 277:19 PM Jul 27
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Local times for eclipse in Stanley on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in StanleyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 2:14:47 PM160°South-southeast17.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 3:24:27 PM144°Southeast12.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 4:30:15 PM130°Southeast6.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 5:17:02 PM121°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 5:21:44 PM120°East-southeast0.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 6:13:11 PM111°East-southeast7.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 27 at 7:19:00 PM99°East16.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 27 at 8:28:38 PM85°East26.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Stanley (FKST – Falkland Islands Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Stanley

Eclipse Visibility from StanleyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Stanley, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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