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September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Ponta das Fontainhas, Concelho da Ribeira Grande, Cabo Verde

Sep 18, 2024 at 1:44 am
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Ponta das Fontainhas
Begins: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 11:41 pm
Maximum: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 1:44 am 0.085 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 3:47 am
Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes

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September 17–18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Ponta das Fontainhas

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below.

11:41 pm Tue, Sep 17
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southeast 147°
1:12 am Wed, Sep 18
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southwest 205°
1:44 am Wed, Sep 18
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 221°
2:15 am Wed, Sep 18
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 233°
3:47 am Wed, Sep 18
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 252°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Ponta das Fontainhas

Eclipse Visibility From Ponta das FontainhasVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

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