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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Dire Dawa: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 6:50 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:50 pm


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

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August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Dire Dawa

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Dire Dawa. 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
8:22 pm Aug 79:20 pm Aug 710:18 pm Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Dire Dawa on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in Dire DawaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:50:01 pm107°East-southeast5.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 8:22:56 pm113°East-southeast26.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 9:20:29 pm119°East-southeast38.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 10:18:09 pm129°Southeast50.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 11:50:56 pm162°South-southeast63.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Dire Dawa (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dire Dawa

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