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Flag for Nigeria August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Lagos, Nigeria

Max view in Lagos
Monday, August 7, 2017 at 7:21 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Lagos: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 4:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 7:21 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:50 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

Location

August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Lagos

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 Lagos. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

More about the August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:58 PM Aug 77:21 PM Aug 78:18 PM Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Lagos on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in LagosDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 4:50 PM104°East-southeast30.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:22 PM105°East-southeast8.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 6:58 PM106°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 7:20 PM106°East-southeast4.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 8:18 PM109°East-southeast17.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 9:50 PM116°East-southeast38.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Lagos (WAT – West Africa Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Lagos

Eclipse Visibility from LagosVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Lagos, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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