Jul 16, 2000 Total Lunar Eclipse
What this lunar eclipse looks like
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- East in Europe
- South/East Asia
- South/East Africa
- South/West North America
- South/West South America
- Indian Ocean
Total eclipse visible in:
Locations being able to see at least parts of the Total part.
- Dhaka, Bangladesh
- Bangalore, Karnataka, India
- Hanoi, Vietnam
- Tokyo, Japan
- Hong Kong, Hong Kong
- Jakarta, Jakarta Special Capital Region, Indonesia
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Yangon, Myanmar
- Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
- Seoul, South Korea
- Kolkata, West Bengal, India
- Singapore, Singapore
- Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China
- Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China
- Bangkok, Thailand
- Kiritimati, Christmas Island, Kiribati
- New Delhi, Delhi, India
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A.
- Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.
- Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.
- Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
- Salem, Oregon, U.S.A.
- Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
- Carson City, Nevada, U.S.A.
- Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Sacramento, California, U.S.A.
- Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Tashkent, Uzbekistan
- Muscat, Oman
- Mogadishu, Somalia
- Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
- Maputo, Mozambique
- Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
- Doha, Qatar
When the eclipse happens worldwideLunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time.
The times displayed might be a minute or two off actual times.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Washington DC*||Visible in Washington DC|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Jul 16 at 10:51 AM||Jul 16 at 6:51 AM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Jul 16 at 11:59 AM||Jul 16 at 7:59 AM||No, below horizon|
|Full Eclipse begins||Jul 16 at 1:04 PM||Jul 16 at 9:04 AM||No, below horizon|
|Maximum Eclipse||Jul 16 at 1:56 PM||Jul 16 at 9:56 AM||No, below horizon|
|Full Eclipse ends||Jul 16 at 2:49 PM||Jul 16 at 10:49 AM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Jul 16 at 3:53 PM||Jul 16 at 11:53 AM||No, below horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Jul 16 at 5:02 PM||Jul 16 at 1:02 PM||No, below horizon|
* The Moon is below the horizon during this eclipse, so it is not possible to view it in Washington DC.