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Flag for Indonesia January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Max view in Palu
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 9:29 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Palu: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 6:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 9:29 PM

Ends: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 12:08 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

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January 31, 2018 – February 1, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Palu

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Palu. 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
7:48 PM Jan 319:29 PM Jan 3111:11 PM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Palu on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in PaluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 6:51 PM72°East-northeast9.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 7:48 PM71°East-northeast22.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 8:51 PM67°East-northeast37.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 9:29 PM64°East-northeast45.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 10:07 PM59°East-northeast53.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 31 at 11:11 PM42°Northeast65.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 1 at 12:08 AMNorth71.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Palu (WITA – Central Indonesian Time).

Eclipses visible in Palu

Eclipse Visibility from PaluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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