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Friday, September 16, 2016 at 11:24 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Mashhad: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 9:24 PM

Maximum: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 11:24 PM

Ends: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 at 1:23 AM

Duration: 3 hours, 59 minutes


September 16, 2016 – September 17, 2016 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Mashhad

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During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. 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 September 16, 2016 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

9:24 PM Sep 1611:24 PM Sep 161:23 AM Sep 17
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Local times for eclipse in Mashhad on Friday, September 16, 2016

EventTime in MashhadDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 16 at 9:24:42 PM124°Southeast31.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseSep 16 at 11:24:20 PM156°South-southeast47.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 17 at 1:23:59 AM200°South-southwest48.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mashhad (IRDT – Iran Daylight Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Mashhad

Eclipse Visibility From MashhadVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
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