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Flag for India September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Vasai-Virar, Maharashtra, India

Max view in Vasai-Virar
Monday, September 28, 2015 at 6:15 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Vasai-Virar: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 5:41 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 6:15 AM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 10:52 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Vasai-Virar

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Vasai-Virar, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. 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

StartMaxMoonset
5:41 AM Sep 286:15 AM Sep 286:24 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Vasai-Virar on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in Vasai-VirarDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 5:41 AM268°West9.1°
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 Vasai-VirarSep 28 at 6:15 AM270°West1.7°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Vasai-Virar would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetSep 28 at 6:24 AM271°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 6:37 AM272°West2.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 7:41 AM278°West17.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 8:17 AM281°West25.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 8:53 AM285°West-northwest33.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 9:57 AM295°West-northwest47.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 10:52 AM308°Northwest57.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Vasai-Virar (IST – India Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Vasai-Virar

Eclipse Visibility from Vasai-VirarVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Vasai-Virar, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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