Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Eclipse visible in Pietermaritzburg – Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Pietermaritzburg. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, 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.
Local times for eclipse in Pietermaritzburg on Wednesday, September 18, 2024
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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse is visible in Pietermaritzburg.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Pietermaritzburg (SAST - South Africa Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Pietermaritzburg
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Jan 21, 2019||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2019||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 10, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 5, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 5, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 16, 2022||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 5, 2023||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 28 / Oct 29, 2023||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 18, 2024||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 7, 2025||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 17, 2026||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 28, 2026||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 6, 2027||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2027||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 12, 2028||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jul 6, 2028||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 31, 2028||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 26, 2029||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 20 / Dec 21, 2029||Lunar||Total||Total|
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