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Eclipses in São Luis, Maranhão, Brazil

Jul 5, 2020 at 1:29 am
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in São Luis

Began: Sun, Jul 5, 2020 at 12:07 am

Maximum: Sun, Jul 5, 2020 at 1:29 am -0.644 Magnitude

Ended: Sun, Jul 5, 2020 at 2:52 am

Duration: 2 hours, 45 minutes

Location

July 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — São Luis

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in São Luis. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (BRT) for São Luis.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:07 am Sun, Jul 5
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South 185°
68.0°
1:29 am Sun, Jul 5
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 222°
59.3°
2:52 am Sun, Jul 5
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 238°
43.6°

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in São Luis

Eclipse Visibility From São LuisVisibility Worldwide
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
May 15–16, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 8, 2022 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in São Luis, or the path map image for global details.

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