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Flag for India September 16, 1997 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Vadodara, Gujarat, India (Baroda)

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Wednesday, September 17, 1997 at 12:16 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Vadodara: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Sep 16, 1997 at 9:42 PM

Maximum: Wed, Sep 17, 1997 at 12:16 AM

Ended: Wed, Sep 17, 1997 at 2:50 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 8 minutes

Location

September 16, 1997 – September 17, 1997 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Vadodara

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Vadodara. 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

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
10:38 PM Sep 1612:16 AM Sep 171:54 AM Sep 17
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Local times for eclipse in Vadodara on Wednesday, September 17, 1997

EventTime in VadodaraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 16 at 9:42 PM118°East-southeast42.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 16 at 10:38 PM130°Southeast52.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 16 at 11:45 PM155°South-southeast62.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 17 at 12:16 AM171°South64.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 17 at 12:47 AM189°South64.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 17 at 1:54 AM221°Southwest57.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 17 at 2:50 AM237°West-southwest48.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Vadodara (IST – India Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Vadodara

Eclipse Visibility from VadodaraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
Total
1990Aug 6LunarPartial
Partial
1991Jul 26 / Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Jun 4LunarPartial
Total
1995Apr 15LunarPenumbral
Partial
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
Total
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarPenumbral
Total
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
Total
1998Aug 22SolarPartial
Annular
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarTotal
Total
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