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Flag for Myanmar January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Naypyidaw, Myanmar (Nay Pyi Taw)

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 7:59 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Naypyidaw: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 5:21 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:59 PM

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 10:38 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

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January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Naypyidaw

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Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Naypyidaw. 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
6:18 PM Jan 317:59 PM Jan 319:41 PM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Naypyidaw on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in NaypyidawDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 5:21 PM69°East-northeast6.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJan 31 at 5:50 PM72°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 6:18 PM74°East-northeast5.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 7:21 PM79°East-northeast19.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 7:59 PM81°East28.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 8:37 PM83°East36.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 31 at 9:41 PM88°East51.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 31 at 10:38 PM93°East64.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Naypyidaw (MMT – Myanmar Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Naypyidaw

Eclipse Visibility from NaypyidawVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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