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Flag for India July 5, 2001 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Akola, Maharashtra, India

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Thursday, July 5, 2001 at 8:25 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Akola: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Jul 5, 2001 at 5:42 PM

Maximum: Thu, Jul 5, 2001 at 8:25 PM

Ended: Thu, Jul 5, 2001 at 11:07 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 25 minutes


July 5, 2001 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Akola

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Akola. 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 partialMaxEnd of partial
7:05 PM Jul 58:25 PM Jul 59:44 PM Jul 5
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Local times for eclipse in Akola on Thursday, July 5, 2001

EventTime in AkolaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 5 at 5:42:45 PM109°East-southeast17.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 5 at 7:03:06 PM115°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 5 at 7:05:38 PM115°East-southeast0.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
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.
Maximum EclipseJul 5 at 8:25:19 PM124°East-southeast15.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 5 at 9:44:53 PM136°Southeast29.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 5 at 11:07:53 PM154°South-southeast40.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Akola (IST – India Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Akola

Eclipse Visibility from AkolaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003Nov 9LunarPartial
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
2008Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
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