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Jul 27, 2018 at 11:21 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Mek'ele

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 8:14 pm

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 11:21 pm 1.61 Magnitude

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 2:28 am

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

Location

July 27/28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mek'ele

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
8:14 pm Fri, Jul 27
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-southeast 116°
20.0°
9:24 pm Fri, Jul 27
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Southeast 125°
34.2°
10:30 pm Fri, Jul 27
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Southeast 137°
46.0°
11:21 pm Fri, Jul 27
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southeast 152°
53.1°
12:13 am Sat, Jul 28
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction South 172°
56.8°
1:19 am Sat, Jul 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southwest 199°
55.2°
2:28 am Sat, Jul 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 221°
46.6°

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Mek'ele. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Mek'ele

Eclipse Visibility From Mek'eleVisibility Worldwide
Jul 27/28, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South in North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jan 21, 2019 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jul 16/17, 2019 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 11, 2019 Partial Mercury TransitPartial Mercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Dec 26, 2019 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse East in Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Australia, East in Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean

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