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Eclipse visible in Freetown – July 16, 2019 – July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

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

More about the July 16, 2019 – July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Freetown on Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in FreetownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 6:46 PM112°East-southeast5.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 16 at 7:08 PM112°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 16 at 8:04 PM115°East-southeast11.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 16 at 9:31 PM122°East-southeast30.3° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 16 at 10:59 PM136°Southeast46.9° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 17 at 12:17 AM160°South-southeast57.2° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Freetown (GMT - Greenwich Mean Time).

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Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in FreetownLooks like in FreetownPath of the eclipse
Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 20, 2015SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 1, 2016SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 16, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10 / Feb 11, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 26, 2017SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7, 2017LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 27, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 21, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2019LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 10, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 16, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 5, 2023LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 14, 2023SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 28, 2023LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 25, 2024LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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