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Flag for Nepal July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kathmandu, Nepal (Katmandu)

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 3:15 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Kathmandu: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 12:28 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 3:15 AM

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 6:02 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes


July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kathmandu

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Kathmandu. 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
1:46 AM Jul 173:15 AM Jul 174:44 AM Jul 17
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Local times for eclipse in Kathmandu on Wednesday, July 17, 2019

EventTime in KathmanduDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 12:28:51 AM187°South39.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 1:46:43 AM208°South-southwest34.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 17 at 3:15:44 AM227°Southwest22.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 17 at 4:44:39 AM240°West-southwest7.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetJul 17 at 5:24:09 AM245°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 17 at 6:02:38 AM249°West-southwest8.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Kathmandu (NPT – Nepal Time ).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kathmandu

Eclipse Visibility From KathmanduVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Jun 6VenusTransit
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Kathmandu, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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