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September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Porto Novo, Benin

Sep 18, 2024 at 3:44 am
Max View in Porto Novo
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Porto Novo
Begins: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 1:41 am
Maximum: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 3:44 am 0.085 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Sep 18, 2024 at 5:47 am
Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes
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September 18, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Porto Novo

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Porto Novo. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (WAT) for Porto Novo.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:41 am Wed, Sep 18
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 237°
71.9°
3:12 am Wed, Sep 18
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 257°
51.2°
3:44 am Wed, Sep 18
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 259°
43.8°
4:15 am Wed, Sep 18
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West 261°
36.3°
5:47 am Wed, Sep 18
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 266°
14.3°

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

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Porto Novo. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Porto Novo

Eclipse Visibility From Porto NovoVisibility Worldwide
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, North/East Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Porto Novo, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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