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Flag for United Kingdom May 25, 1994 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — London, England, United Kingdom

Max view in London
Wednesday, May 25, 1994 at 4:30 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


London: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, May 25, 1994 at 2:19 AM

Maximum: Wed, May 25, 1994 at 4:30 AM

Ended: Wed, May 25, 1994 at 6:40 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 21 minutes

Location

May 25, 1994 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — London

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

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

More about the May 25, 1994 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
3:38 AM May 254:30 AM May 255:05 AM May 25
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Local times for eclipse in London on Wednesday, May 25, 1994

EventTime in LondonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 25 at 2:19 AM202°South-southwest15.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 25 at 3:38 AM219°Southwest9.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
Maximum EclipseMay 25 at 4:30 AM229°Southwest3.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
MoonsetMay 25 at 5:05 AM236°Southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 25 at 5:22 AM239°West-southwest1.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 25 at 6:40 AM253°West-southwest13.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for London (BST – British Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in London

Eclipse Visibility from LondonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9LunarTotal
Total
1991Jan 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Jun 15LunarPartial
Partial
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Nov 29LunarTotal
Total
1994May 10SolarPartial
Annular
1994May 25LunarPartial
Partial
1994Nov 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1996Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
Partial
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
Partial
1997Sep 16LunarTotal
Total
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarPartial
Total
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