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Flag for Guatemala July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Guatemala, Guatemala

Max view in Guatemala
Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at 5:33 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Guatemala: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 2:58 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 5:33 AM

Ended: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 8:09 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Guatemala

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
4:22 AM Jul 285:33 AM Jul 285:47 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Guatemala on Wednesday, July 28, 1999

EventTime in GuatemalaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 2:58:13 AM234°Southwest34.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 4:22:31 AM244°West-southwest17.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 5:33:41 AM250°West-southwest2.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetJul 28 at 5:47:19 AM251°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 6:45:02 AM254°West-southwest13.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 8:09:11 AM258°West-southwest32.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Guatemala (CST – Central Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Guatemala

Eclipse Visibility from GuatemalaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Aug 6LunarPenumbral
1991Jan 29 / Jan 30LunarPenumbral
1991Jun 26LunarPenumbral
1991Jul 11SolarTotal
1991Dec 21LunarPartial
1992Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarPartial
1992Dec 9LunarTotal
1993Jun 4LunarPartial
1993Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarTotal
1994May 10SolarPartial
1994May 24LunarPartial
1994Nov 17 / Nov 18LunarPenumbral
1995Apr 15LunarPartial
1995Apr 29SolarPartial
1996Apr 3LunarTotal
1996Sep 26LunarTotal
1997Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPartial
1998Feb 26SolarPartial
1998Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPenumbral
1998Aug 7LunarPenumbral
1998Sep 6LunarPenumbral
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
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