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January 12, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Sofia, Bulgaria

Jan 12, 2028 at 6:13 am
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Sofia
Begins: Wed, Jan 12, 2028 at 4:07 am
Maximum: Wed, Jan 12, 2028 at 6:13 am 0.066 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Jan 12, 2028 at 8:08 am
Duration: 4 hours, 1 minute

All times shown on this page are local time.


January 12, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Sofia

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

4:07 am Wed, Jan 12
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 264°
5:45 am Wed, Jan 12
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West 279°
6:13 am Wed, Jan 12
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 283°
6:41 am Wed, Jan 12
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 287°
8:08 am Wed, Jan 12SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-northwest 301°
8:18 am Wed, Jan 12Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 302°

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 Sofia. 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 Sofia

Eclipse Visibility From SofiaVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Aug 28, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse

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

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