Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Irbil, Iraq
Eclipse visible in Irbil – Mar 24, 1997 Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Irbil. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.
The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Irbil on Monday, March 24, 1997
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse is visible in Irbil.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Irbil (AST - Arabia Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Irbil
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Dec 9 / Dec 10, 1992||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 29, 1993||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|May 25, 1994||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Oct 8, 1995||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 24, 1995||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 4, 1996||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Sep 27, 1996||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 12, 1996||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 24, 1997||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 16 / Sep 17, 1997||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 13, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 8, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 31, 1999||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 11, 1999||Solar||Total||Total|
|Jan 21, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 16, 2000||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jan 9 / Jan 10, 2001||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 5, 2001||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jun 25, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 20, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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