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Flag for Taiwan July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Taipei, Taiwan

Max view in Taipei
Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at 7:33 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Taipei: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 4:58 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 7:33 PM

Ended: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 10:09 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Taipei

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:35 PM Jul 287:33 PM Jul 288:45 PM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Taipei on Wednesday, July 28, 1999

EventTime in TaipeiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 4:58:13 PM102°East-southeast21.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 6:22:31 PM109°East-southeast2.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 28 at 6:35:27 PM111°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 7:33:41 PM117°East-southeast11.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 8:45:02 PM127°Southeast24.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 10:09:11 PM144°Southeast37.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Taipei (CST – China Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Taipei

Eclipse Visibility from TaipeiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 10LunarTotal
1990Aug 6 / Aug 7LunarPartial
1991Jul 27LunarPenumbral
1991Dec 21LunarPartial
1992Dec 10LunarPartial
1992Dec 24SolarPartial
1993Jun 4LunarTotal
1995Apr 15LunarPartial
1995Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarPenumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
1996Apr 4LunarPenumbral
1997Mar 9SolarPartial
1997Sep 17LunarTotal
1998Aug 22SolarPartial
1998Sep 6LunarPenumbral
1999Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarPenumbral
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
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