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Flag for Guinea-Bissau August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

Max view in Bissau
Monday, August 7, 2017 at 7:35 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Bissau: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 3:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 7:35 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 8:50 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

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August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Bissau

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
7:24 PM Aug 77:35 PM Aug 78:50 PM Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Bissau on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in BissauDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 3:50 PM100°East49.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 5:22 PM101°East-southeast28.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 6:20 PM103°East-southeast15.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 7:18 PM105°East-southeast1.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 7:24 PM106°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in BissauAug 7 at 7:35 PM106°East-southeast2.3°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Bissau would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 8:50 PM111°East-southeast19.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Bissau (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Bissau

Eclipse Visibility from BissauVisibility 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
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
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 Bissau, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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