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Flag for Iraq July 5, 2001 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Baghdad, Iraq (Bagdad)

Max view in Baghdad
Thursday, July 5, 2001 at 8:20 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Baghdad: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Jul 5, 2001 at 4:12 PM

Maximum: Thu, Jul 5, 2001 at 8:20 PM

Ended: Thu, Jul 5, 2001 at 9:37 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 25 minutes


July 5, 2001 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Baghdad

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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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

8:17 PM Jul 58:20 PM Jul 59:37 PM Jul 5
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Local times for eclipse in Baghdad on Thursday, July 5, 2001

EventTime in BaghdadDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 5 at 4:12:45 PM89°East47.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 5 at 5:35:38 PM99°East31.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 5 at 6:55:19 PM108°East-southeast15.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 5 at 8:14:53 PM118°East-southeast0.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 5 at 8:17:42 PM119°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in BaghdadJul 5 at 8:20:36 PM119°East-southeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Baghdad would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 5 at 9:37:53 PM130°Southeast12.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Baghdad (ADT – Arabia Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Baghdad

Eclipse Visibility from BaghdadVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 16LunarPenumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Baghdad, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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