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Flag for Laos January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pakse, Laos (Pakxe)

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 8:29 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Pakse: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 5:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 8:29 PM

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 11:08 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes


January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pakse

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Pakse. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
6:48 PM Jan 318:29 PM Jan 3110:11 PM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Pakse on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in PakseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 5:51:13 PM73°East-northeast1.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 6:48:27 PM76°East-northeast13.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 7:51:47 PM79°East-northeast27.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 8:29:51 PM80°East36.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 9:07:51 PM81°East45.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 31 at 10:11:11 PM83°East59.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 31 at 11:08:29 PM82°East73.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Pakse (ICT – Indochina Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Pakse

Eclipse Visibility from PakseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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