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Flag for Reunion (French) January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Saint-Denis, Reunion (French)

Max view in Saint-Denis
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 7:04 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Saint-Denis: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 2:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:04 PM

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 8:08 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

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January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Saint-Denis

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Saint-Denis, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:02 PM Jan 317:04 PM Jan 317:11 PM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Saint-Denis on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in Saint-DenisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 2:51 PM89°East55.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 3:48 PM85°East43.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 4:51 PM81°East29.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 5:29 PM79°East-northeast20.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 6:07 PM76°East-northeast12.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJan 31 at 7:02 PM72°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Saint-DenisJan 31 at 7:04 PM72°East-northeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Saint-Denis 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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 31 at 7:11 PM71°East-northeast1.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 31 at 8:08 PM66°East-northeast13.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Saint-Denis (RET – Reunion Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Saint-Denis

Eclipse Visibility from Saint-DenisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Saint-Denis, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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