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Flag for Sri Lanka July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 3:00 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Trincomalee: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 12:13 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 3:00 AM

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 5:47 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes


July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Trincomalee

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

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
1:31 AM Jul 173:00 AM Jul 174:29 AM Jul 17
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Local times for eclipse in Trincomalee on Wednesday, July 17, 2019

EventTime in TrincomaleeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 12:13:51 AM184°South58.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 1:31:43 AM213°South-southwest52.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 17 at 3:00:44 AM233°Southwest37.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 17 at 4:29:39 AM243°West-southwest19.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 17 at 5:47:38 AM247°West-southwest2.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Times are local for Trincomalee (IST – India Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Trincomalee

Eclipse Visibility from TrincomaleeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarAnnular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Trincomalee, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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