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Eclipse visible in Varanasi – October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Varanasi, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

More about the October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Varanasi on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in VaranasiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 1:47 PM50°Northeast46.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 2:48 PM62°East-northeast35.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 3:57 PM72°East-northeast21.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 4:25 PM75°East-northeast15.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 4:52 PM79°East-northeast9.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 8 at 5:36 PM83°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in VaranasiOct 8 at 5:43 PM84°East1.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Varanasi would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 6:02 PM86°East5.3° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 7:02 PM92°East18.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Varanasi (IST - India Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Varanasi

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in VaranasiLooks like in VaranasiPath of the eclipse
Feb 9, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 22, 2009SolarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 6, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31 / Jan 1, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 15, 2010SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 15 / Jun 16, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 25 / Apr 26, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 19, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 9, 2016SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 16 / Sep 17, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 11, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7 / Aug 8, 2017LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 27 / Jul 28, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 17, 2019LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 26, 2019SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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