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Flag for Russia January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Max view in Rostov-on-Don
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 5:27 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Rostov-on-Don: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 1:51 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 5:27 PM

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:08 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes


January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rostov-on-Don

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The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Rostov-on-Don, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
5:22 PM Jan 315:27 PM Jan 316:11 PM Jan 31
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Local times for eclipse in Rostov-on-Don on Wednesday, January 31, 2018

EventTime in Rostov-on-DonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 1:51:13 PM22°North-northeast23.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 2:48:27 PM35°Northeast19.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJan 31 at 3:51:47 PM48°Northeast12.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJan 31 at 4:29:51 PM56°Northeast8.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsJan 31 at 5:07:51 PM63°East-northeast1.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJan 31 at 5:22:46 PM65°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Rostov-on-DonJan 31 at 5:27:41 PM66°East-northeast0.6°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Rostov-on-Don 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 6:11:11 PM74°East-northeast6.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 31 at 7:08:29 PM83°East15.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rostov-on-Don (MSK – Moscow Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Rostov-on-Don.

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

Eclipses visible in Rostov-on-Don

Eclipse Visibility from Rostov-on-DonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
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 31LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Rostov-on-Don, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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