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Flag for Gabon August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port-Gentil, Gabon

Max view in Port-Gentil
Monday, August 7, 2017 at 7:20 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Port-Gentil: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 4:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 7:20 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:50 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

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August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port-Gentil

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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 Port-Gentil. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:28 PM Aug 77:20 PM Aug 78:18 PM Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Port-Gentil on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in Port-GentilDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 4:50 PM107°East-southeast23.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:22 PM106°East-southeast1.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 6:28 PM106°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 7:20 PM106°East-southeast11.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 8:18 PM107°East-southeast25.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 9:50 PM112°East-southeast46.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Port-Gentil (WAT – West Africa Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Port-Gentil

Eclipse Visibility from Port-GentilVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port-Gentil, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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