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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 7:20 pm

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Pointe-Noire: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 4:50 pm Countdown

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 7:20 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:50 pm


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

Magnitude: 0.25

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August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Pointe-Noire

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Pointe-Noire. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
6:22 pm Aug 77:20 pm Aug 78:18 pm Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Pointe-Noire on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in Pointe-NoireDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 4:50:01 pm108°East-southeast19.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 6:11:29 pm106°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:22:56 pm105°East-southeast2.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 7:20:29 pm105°East-southeast15.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 8:18:09 pm105°East-southeast29.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 9:50:56 pm108°East-southeast50.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Pointe-Noire (WAT – West Africa Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Pointe-Noire.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Pointe-Noire

Eclipse Visibility From Pointe-NoireVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
Transit
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