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Flag for Finland July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Helsinki, Finland (Helsingfors)

Max view in Helsinki
Friday, July 27, 2018 at 11:22 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Helsinki: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 8:14 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 11:22 PM

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 2:28 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

Location

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

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Helsinki. 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
9:54 PM Jul 2711:22 PM Jul 271:19 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Helsinki on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in HelsinkiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 8:14 PM111°East-southeast10.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 9:24 PM126°Southeast2.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 9:54 PM132°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 10:30 PM139°Southeast2.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 11:21 PM151°South-southeast6.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsJul 28 at 12:13 AM162°South-southeast8.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 1:19 AM178°South10.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 2:28 AM194°South-southwest9.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Times are local for Helsinki (EEST – Eastern European Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Helsinki

Eclipse Visibility from HelsinkiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Helsinki, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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