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Flag for Iran March 24, 1997 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Esfahãn, Iran (Isfahãn)

Max view in Esfahãn
Monday, March 24, 1997 at 6:50 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Esfahãn: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Mar 24, 1997 at 6:12 AM

Maximum: Mon, Mar 24, 1997 at 6:50 AM

Ended: Mon, Mar 24, 1997 at 12:06 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes

Location

March 24, 1997 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Esfahãn

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

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.

More about the March 24, 1997 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxMoonset
6:12 AM Mar 246:50 AM Mar 247:02 AM Mar 24
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Local times for eclipse in Esfahãn on Monday, March 24, 1997

EventTime in EsfahãnDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 24 at 6:12 AM262°West9.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximal Eclipse visible in EsfahãnMar 24 at 6:50 AM268°West2.1°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Esfahãn would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
MoonsetMar 24 at 7:02 AM269°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 24 at 7:27 AM272°West5.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 24 at 9:09 AM286°West-northwest26.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 24 at 10:50 AM306°Northwest45.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 24 at 12:06 PM329°North-northwest55.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Esfahãn (IRDT – Iran Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Esfahãn

Eclipse Visibility from EsfahãnVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarTotal
Total
1990Aug 6LunarPartial
Partial
1991Jul 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Total
1994May 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
Total
1996Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarPartial
Total
1997Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Partial
1997Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarTotal
Total
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Esfahãn, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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