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Flag for French Southern Territories August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port-aux-Francais, French Southern Territories

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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 11:20 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Port-aux-Francais: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 8:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:20 PM

Ends: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 1:50 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute


August 7, 2017 – August 8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port-aux-Francais

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Port-aux-Francais. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
10:22 PM Aug 711:20 PM Aug 712:18 AM Aug 8
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Local times for eclipse in Port-aux-Francais on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in Port-aux-FrancaisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 8:50:01 PM70°East-northeast35.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 10:22:56 PM46°Northeast47.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 11:20:29 PM27°North-northeast53.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 12:18:09 AMNorth55.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 1:50:56 AM327°North-northwest51.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Port-aux-Francais (TFT – French Southern and Antarctic Time).

Eclipses visible in Port-aux-Francais

Eclipse Visibility from Port-aux-FrancaisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
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