Aug 28, 2007 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:
- Much of Asia
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
- Indian Ocean
Total eclipse visible in:
Locations being able to see at least parts of the Total part.
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
- Havana, Cuba
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Tokyo, Japan
- Lima, Lima, Peru
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Seoul, South Korea
- Manila, Philippines
- Shanghai, China
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Santiago, Chile
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Guatemala, Guatemala
- Jakarta, Jakarta Special Capital Region, Indonesia
- Beijing, China
Partial eclipse visible in:
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||Aug 28 at 7:55 AM||Aug 28 at 3:55 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Aug 28 at 8:54 AM||Aug 28 at 4:54 AM||Yes|
|Full Eclipse begins||Aug 28 at 9:53 AM||Aug 28 at 5:53 AM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Aug 28 at 10:37 AM||Aug 28 at 6:37 AM||No, below horizon|
|Full Eclipse ends||Aug 28 at 11:21 AM||Aug 28 at 7:21 AM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Aug 28 at 12:20 PM||Aug 28 at 8:20 AM||No, below horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Aug 28 at 1:19 PM||Aug 28 at 9:19 AM||No, below horizon|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Washington DC some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.