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Flag for Finland July 16, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Helsinki, Finland (Helsingfors)

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 12:30 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Helsinki: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 9:43 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 12:30 AM

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 3:17 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes


July 16, 2019 – July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Helsinki

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Helsinki. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

More about the July 16, 2019 – July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:01 PM Jul 1612:30 AM Jul 171:59 AM Jul 17
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Local times for eclipse in Helsinki on Wednesday, July 17, 2019

EventTime in HelsinkiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 9:43:51 PM131°Southeast2.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 16 at 10:25:22 PM140°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 11:01:43 PM147°South-southeast2.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Maximum EclipseJul 17 at 12:30:44 AM167°South-southeast6.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 17 at 1:59:39 AM187°South7.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 17 at 3:17:38 AM204°South-southwest4.6°
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
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
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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