Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Dublin, Ireland
Eclipse visible in Dublin – Aug 8, 1998 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.
Local times for eclipse in Dublin on Saturday, August 8, 1998
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.Dublin (IST - Irish Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Dublin
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Nov 29, 1993||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 10, 1994||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|May 25, 1994||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 18, 1994||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 8, 1995||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 3 / 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, 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||Partial|
|Jan 21, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 9, 2001||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 30, 2001||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 24, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 19 / Nov 20, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 16, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 31, 2003||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
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