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Flag for South Korea July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Seoul, South Korea

Max view in Seoul
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 5:18 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Seoul: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 3:43 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 5:18 AM

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 9:17 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes


July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Seoul

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Seoul. 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 partialMaxMoonset
5:01 AM Jul 175:18 AM Jul 175:21 AM Jul 17
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Local times for eclipse in Seoul on Wednesday, July 17, 2019

EventTime in SeoulDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 3:43:51 AM225°Southwest14.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 5:01:43 AM239°West-southwest3.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in SeoulJul 17 at 5:18:53 AM241°West-southwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Seoul 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 West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJul 17 at 5:21:54 AM242°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 17 at 6:30:44 AM251°West-southwest12.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 17 at 7:59:39 AM263°West29.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 17 at 9:17:38 AM275°West43.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Seoul (KST – Korea Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Seoul

Eclipse Visibility from SeoulVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Seoul, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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