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Flag for Mexico July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

Max view in Mexico City
Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at 6:34 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Mexico City: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 3:58 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 6:34 AM

Ended: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 9:09 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

Location

July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Mexico City. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
5:22 AM Jul 286:34 AM Jul 287:14 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Mexico City on Wednesday, July 28, 1999

EventTime in Mexico CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 3:58 AM225°Southwest37.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 5:22 AM239°West-southwest22.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 6:33 AM247°West-southwest8.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetJul 28 at 7:14 AM250°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 7:45 AM253°West-southwest7.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 9:09 AM258°West-southwest25.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Mexico City (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Mexico City

Eclipse Visibility from Mexico CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Partial
1991Jan 29 / Jan 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jul 11SolarTotal
Total
1991Dec 21LunarPartial
Partial
1992Jan 4SolarPartial
Annular
1992Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarPartial
Partial
1992Dec 9LunarTotal
Total
1993Jun 4LunarPartial
Total
1993Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarTotal
Total
1994May 10SolarPartial
Annular
1994May 24LunarPartial
Partial
1994Nov 17 / Nov 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Apr 15LunarPartial
Partial
1995Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
1996Apr 3LunarPartial
Total
1996Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1997Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPartial
Partial
1998Feb 26SolarPartial
Total
1998Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Sep 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
Partial
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