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Flag for Sao Tome and Principe September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — São Tomé, Sao Tome and Principe

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Wednesday, September 18, 2024 at 2:44 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

São Tomé: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 12:41 AM

Maximum: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 2:44 AM

Ends: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 4:47 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes


September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — São Tomé

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
2:12 AM Sep 182:44 AM Sep 183:15 AM Sep 18
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Local times for eclipse in São Tomé on Wednesday, September 18, 2024

EventTime in São ToméDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 18 at 12:41:03 AM259°West70.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 18 at 2:12:50 AM265°West48.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseSep 18 at 2:44:12 AM266°West40.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 18 at 3:15:35 AM267°West32.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 18 at 4:47:21 AM268°West10.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for São Tomé (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in São Tomé

Eclipse Visibility from São ToméVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarPartial
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarPartial
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
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