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Flag for Pakistan July 16, 2000 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Max view in Karachi
Sunday, July 16, 2000 at 7:35 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Karachi: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Jul 16, 2000 at 3:48 PM

Maximum: Sun, Jul 16, 2000 at 7:35 PM

Ended: Sun, Jul 16, 2000 at 10:02 PM


Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

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July 16, 2000 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Karachi

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Karachi. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:21 PM Jul 167:35 PM Jul 168:53 PM Jul 16
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Local times for eclipse in Karachi on Sunday, July 16, 2000

EventTime in KarachiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 3:48 PM96°East45.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 4:57 PM101°East-southeast30.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 6:02 PM106°East-southeast16.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 16 at 6:55 PM111°East-southeast5.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 16 at 7:21 PM114°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in KarachiJul 16 at 7:35 PM115°East-southeast2.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Karachi would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsJul 16 at 7:48 PM117°East-southeast5.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 16 at 8:53 PM125°Southeast17.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 16 at 10:02 PM136°Southeast28.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Karachi (PKT – Pakistan Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Karachi

Eclipse Visibility from KarachiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarPartial
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2005Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2008Feb 21LunarPartial
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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