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Flag for French Guiana July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cayenne, French Guiana

Max view in Cayenne
Friday, July 27, 2018 at 6:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Cayenne: Partial Lunar Eclipse

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

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 6:54 PM

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

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes


July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cayenne

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The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Cayenne, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:46 PM Jul 276:54 PM Jul 277:19 PM Jul 27
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Local times for eclipse in Cayenne on Friday, July 27, 2018

EventTime in CayenneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 2:14:47 PM121°East-southeast61.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 3:24:27 PM112°East-southeast46.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 4:30:15 PM109°East-southeast31.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 27 at 5:21:44 PM108°East-southeast19.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJul 27 at 6:13:11 PM108°East-southeast8.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 27 at 6:46:40 PM109°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in CayenneJul 27 at 6:54:40 PM109°East-southeast1.6°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Cayenne would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 27 at 7:19:00 PM110°East-southeast6.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 27 at 8:28:38 PM113°East-southeast22.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Cayenne (GFT – French Guiana Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Cayenne

Eclipse Visibility from CayenneVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Cayenne, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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