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Flag for Nigeria July 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Lagos, Nigeria

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Sunday, July 5, 2020 at 5:29 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Lagos: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Jul 5, 2020 at 4:07 AM

Maximum: Sun, Jul 5, 2020 at 5:29 AM

Ends: Sun, Jul 5, 2020 at 6:52 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 45 minutes

Location

July 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Lagos

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the July 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxMoonset
4:07 AM Jul 55:29 AM Jul 56:39 AM Jul 5
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Local times for eclipse in Lagos on Sunday, July 5, 2020

EventTime in LagosDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 5 at 4:07 AM236°Southwest31.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJul 5 at 5:29 AM243°West-southwest14.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
MoonsetJul 5 at 6:39 AM246°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 5 at 6:52 AM246°West-southwest2.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
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
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2022May 16LunarTotal
Total
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
Total
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 6SolarAnnular
Annular
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
Total
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarPartial
Total
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
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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