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Flag for Russia August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Moscow, Russia (Moskva)

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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 9:20 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Moscow: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 6:50 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:20 PM

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:50 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute


August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Moscow

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Moscow. 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

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:22 PM Aug 79:20 PM Aug 710:18 PM Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Moscow on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in MoscowDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:50:01 PM103°East-southeast11.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 8:11:40 PM119°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 8:22:56 PM121°East-southeast1.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 9:20:29 PM133°Southeast7.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 10:18:09 PM146°Southeast12.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 11:50:56 PM168°South-southeast17.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Moscow (MSK – Moscow Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Moscow

Eclipse Visibility from MoscowVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Moscow, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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