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Flag for India September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (Bombay)

Max view in Mumbai
Wednesday, September 18, 2024 at 6:21 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Mumbai: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 6:11 AM

Maximum: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 6:21 AM

Ends: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 10:17 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes

Location

September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai

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.

More about the September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxMoonset
6:11 AM Sep 186:21 AM Sep 186:23 AM Sep 18
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Local times for eclipse in Mumbai on Wednesday, September 18, 2024

EventTime in MumbaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 18 at 6:11 AM265°West2.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximal Eclipse visible in MumbaiSep 18 at 6:21 AM266°West0.4°
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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetSep 18 at 6:23 AM267°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 18 at 7:42 AM273°West18.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 18 at 8:14 AM276°West25.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsSep 18 at 8:45 AM279°West32.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 18 at 10:17 AM292°West-northwest52.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
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
2020Jan 10 / Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
Annular
2021May 26LunarPenumbral
Total
2022Oct 25SolarPartial
Partial
2022Nov 8LunarPartial
Total
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2024Sep 18LunarPenumbral
Partial
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarPartial
Total
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
Total
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
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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