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Flag for Indonesia July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pontianak, West Kalimantan, Indonesia

Max view in Pontianak
Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 3:21 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Pontianak: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 12:14 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 3:21 AM

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 6:28 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

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July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pontianak

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Pontianak. 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
1:24 AM Jul 283:21 AM Jul 285:19 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Pontianak on Saturday, July 28, 2018

EventTime in PontianakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 12:14 AM202°South-southwest68.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 1:24 AM231°Southwest58.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 2:30 AM242°West-southwest44.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 3:21 AM247°West-southwest33.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJul 28 at 4:13 AM249°West-southwest21.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 5:19 AM251°West-southwest6.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetJul 28 at 5:51 AM251°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 6:28 AM251°West-southwest9.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Pontianak (WIB – Western Indonesian Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Pontianak

Eclipse Visibility from PontianakVisibility 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 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Pontianak, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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