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Flag for Peru July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Lima, Lima, Peru

Max view in Lima
Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at 6:26 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Lima: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 3:58 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 6:26 AM

Ended: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 9:09 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Lima

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Lima. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
5:22 AM Jul 286:26 AM Jul 286:28 AM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Lima on Wednesday, July 28, 1999

EventTime in LimaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 3:58:13 AM256°West-southwest33.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 5:22:31 AM254°West-southwest14.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximal Eclipse visible in LimaJul 28 at 6:26:25 AM251°West-southwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Lima would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJul 28 at 6:28:40 AM251°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 6:33:41 AM251°West-southwest0.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 7:45:02 AM247°West-southwest17.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 9:09:11 AM238°West-southwest35.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Lima (PET – Peru Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Lima

Eclipse Visibility from LimaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1991Jan 29 / Jan 30LunarPenumbral
1991Jun 26LunarPenumbral
1991Jul 11SolarPartial
1991Dec 21LunarPartial
1992Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarPartial
1992Dec 9LunarTotal
1993Jun 4LunarPartial
1993Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarTotal
1994May 24 / May 25LunarPartial
1994Nov 3SolarPartial
1994Nov 17 / Nov 18LunarPenumbral
1995Apr 15LunarPenumbral
1995Apr 29SolarPartial
1996Apr 3LunarTotal
1996Sep 26 / Sep 27LunarTotal
1997Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPartial
1998Feb 26SolarPartial
1998Mar 12 / Mar 13LunarPenumbral
1998Aug 7LunarPenumbral
1998Sep 6LunarPenumbral
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Lima, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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