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Flag for South Africa April 25, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Pretoria, South Africa

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Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 10:07 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Pretoria: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 8:03 PM

Maximum: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 at 10:07 PM

Ended: Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 12:11 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 8 minutes


April 25, 2013 – April 26, 2013 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Pretoria

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
9:54 PM Apr 2510:07 PM Apr 2510:21 PM Apr 25
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Local times for eclipse in Pretoria on Thursday, April 25, 2013

EventTime in PretoriaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 8:03:40 PM90°East33.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 25 at 9:54:07 PM76°East-northeast57.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseApr 25 at 10:07:31 PM73°East-northeast60.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 25 at 10:21:03 PM70°East-northeast62.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 26 at 12:11:24 AM357°North78.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Pretoria (SAST – South Africa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Pretoria

Eclipse Visibility from PretoriaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
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