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Flag for India April 15, 1995 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (Bombay)

Max view in Mumbai
Saturday, April 15, 1995 at 6:58 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Mumbai: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 15, 1995 at 3:39 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 15, 1995 at 6:58 PM

Ended: Sat, Apr 15, 1995 at 7:56 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 16 minutes


April 15, 1995 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

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

6:56 PM Apr 156:58 PM Apr 157:56 PM Apr 15
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Local times for eclipse in Mumbai on Saturday, April 15, 1995

EventTime in MumbaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 3:39 PM86°East44.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 5:11 PM94°East24.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 15 at 5:48 PM96°East15.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 6:24 PM99°East7.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 15 at 6:56 PM102°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in MumbaiApr 15 at 6:58 PM102°East-southeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Mumbai would be around this time.
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.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 7:56 PM107°East-southeast12.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mumbai (IST – India Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Mumbai

Eclipse Visibility from MumbaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
1990Aug 6LunarPartial
1991Jul 26 / Jul 27LunarPenumbral
1992Dec 10LunarTotal
1993Jun 4LunarTotal
1995Apr 15LunarPenumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
1996Sep 27LunarPenumbral
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
1999Jul 28LunarPenumbral
1999Aug 11SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mumbai, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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