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Eclipse visible in Sulaimaniya – Jan 31, 1999 Penumbral 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 penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do 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 Jan 31, 1999 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Sulaimaniya on Sunday, January 31, 1999

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.

EventTime in SulaimaniyaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsJan 31 at 5:09 PM68°East-northeast1.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJan 31 at 5:18 PM70°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 7:18 PM86°East22.4° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 31 at 9:28 PM107°East-southeast47.6° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Sulaimaniya (AST - Arabia Standard Time).

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Jan 21, 2000LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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