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Flag for India July 16, 2000 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (Bombay)

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Sunday, July 16, 2000 at 7:25 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Mumbai: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Jul 16, 2000 at 4:18 PM

Maximum: Sun, Jul 16, 2000 at 7:25 PM

Ended: Sun, Jul 16, 2000 at 10:32 PM

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes


July 16, 2000 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mumbai. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:16 PM Jul 167:25 PM Jul 169:23 PM Jul 16
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Local times for eclipse in Mumbai on Sunday, July 16, 2000

EventTime in MumbaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 4:18:20 PM103°East-southeast39.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 5:27:35 PM106°East-southeast24.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 6:32:23 PM109°East-southeast10.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 16 at 7:16:40 PM113°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 16 at 7:25:34 PM113°East-southeast1.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Total Eclipse endsJul 16 at 8:18:46 PM118°East-southeast12.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 16 at 9:23:35 PM126°Southeast25.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 16 at 10:32:48 PM138°Southeast36.9°
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
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2005Oct 17LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
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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