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Flag for Oman July 27, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nizwa, Oman

Max view in Nizwa
Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 12:21 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Nizwa: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:14 PM

Maximum: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 12:21 AM

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 3:28 AM

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes


July 27, 2018 – July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nizwa

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Nizwa. 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
10:24 PM Jul 2712:21 AM Jul 282:19 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Nizwa on Saturday, July 28, 2018

EventTime in NizwaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 9:14 PM131°Southeast29.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 10:24 PM146°Southeast39.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJul 27 at 11:30 PM165°South-southeast46.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 12:21 AM182°South47.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJul 28 at 1:13 AM199°South-southwest45.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 2:19 AM218°Southwest38.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 3:28 AM232°Southwest27.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Nizwa (GST – Gulf Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Nizwa

Eclipse Visibility from NizwaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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