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Flag for Ghana April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Accra, Ghana

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Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 8:07 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Accra: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 6:03 PM

Maximum: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 8:07 PM

Ended: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 10:11 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 8 minutes

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April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Accra

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Accra. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

More about the April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:54 PM Apr 258:07 PM Apr 258:21 PM Apr 25
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Local times for eclipse in Accra on Thursday, April 25, 2013

EventTime in AccraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 6:03 PM104°East-southeast0.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 7:54 PM109°East-southeast25.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseApr 25 at 8:07 PM110°East-southeast28.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 25 at 8:21 PM111°East-southeast31.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 25 at 10:11 PM127°Southeast55.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Accra (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Accra

Eclipse Visibility from AccraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
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 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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