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Flag for Russia August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Dikson, Russia

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 1:20 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Dikson: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 10:50 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 1:20 AM

Ends: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 3:50 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute


August 7, 2017 – August 8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Dikson

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
12:36 AM Aug 81:20 AM Aug 82:18 AM Aug 8
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Local times for eclipse in Dikson on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

EventTime in DiksonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 10:50:01 PM140°Southeast2.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 12:22:56 AM161°South-southeast0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 8 at 12:36:04 AM164°South-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 8 at 1:20:29 AM175°South0.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
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 South for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 2:18:09 AM188°South0.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
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 South for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetAug 8 at 3:04:26 AM199°South-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 3:50:56 AM210°South-southwest1.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Dikson (KRAT – Krasnoyarsk Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Dikson

Eclipse Visibility from DiksonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 2SolarPartial
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Dikson, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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