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Flag for India August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, India

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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 11:50 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Kodaikanal: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:20 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:50 PM

Ends: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 2:20 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute


August 7, 2017 – August 8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kodaikanal

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
10:52 PM Aug 711:50 PM Aug 712:48 AM Aug 8
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Local times for eclipse in Kodaikanal on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in KodaikanalDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 9:20 PM120°East-southeast38.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 10:52 PM139°Southeast55.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 11:50 PM162°South-southeast62.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 12:48 AM192°South-southwest63.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 2:20 AM228°Southwest51.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kodaikanal (IST – India Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Kodaikanal

Eclipse Visibility from KodaikanalVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarAnnular
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