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Eclipse visible in San Francisco – July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

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

More about the July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in San Francisco on Wednesday, July 28, 1999

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in San FranciscoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 2:00 AM194°South-southwest31.7° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 3:25 AM215°Southwest25.0° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 4:34 AM230°Southwest16.0° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 5:44 AM241°West-southwest5.1° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetJul 28 at 6:17 AM246°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 7:08 AM254°West-southwest9.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for San Francisco (PDT - Pacific Daylight Time).

Other eclipses visible in San Francisco

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in San FranciscoLooks like in San FranciscoPath of the eclipse
May 10, 1994SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 24, 1994LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 17 / Nov 18, 1994LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 15, 1995LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 1995LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 3, 1996LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 26, 1996LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 1997LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 12, 1998LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7, 1998LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 6, 1998LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 1999LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 28, 1999LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20, 2000LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16, 2000LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 30, 2000SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 25, 2000SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 5, 2001LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 14, 2001SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 30, 2001LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 26, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 10, 2002SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 15, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth

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