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Flag for Gambia October 18, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Serekunda, Gambia (Serrekunda)

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Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:50 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Serekunda: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 9:50 PM

Maximum: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 11:50 PM

Ended: Sat, Oct 19, 2013 at 1:49 AM


Duration: 3 hours, 59 minutes

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October 18, 2013 – October 19, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Serekunda

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the October 18, 2013 – October 19, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
9:50 PM Oct 1811:50 PM Oct 181:49 AM Oct 19
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Local times for eclipse in Serekunda on Friday, October 18, 2013

EventTime in SerekundaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 18 at 9:50 PM89°East46.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseOct 18 at 11:50 PM98°East74.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 19 at 1:49 AM263°West76.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Serekunda (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Serekunda

Eclipse Visibility from SerekundaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Serekunda, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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