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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 8:52 pm

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Dessau-Rosslau: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 5:50 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 8:52 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 10:50 pm


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

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August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Dessau-Rosslau

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Dessau-Rosslau. 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.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
8:41 pm Aug 78:52 pm Aug 79:18 pm Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Dessau-Rosslau on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in Dessau-RosslauDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 5:50:01 pm84°East25.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 7:22:56 pm101°East-southeast11.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 8:20:29 pm112°East-southeast3.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 8:41:18 pm116°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Dessau-RosslauAug 7 at 8:52:18 pm118°East-southeast1.3°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Dessau-Rosslau would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 9:18:09 pm123°East-southeast4.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 10:50:56 pm142°Southeast14.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Dessau-Rosslau (CEST – Central European Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dessau-Rosslau

Eclipse Visibility From Dessau-RosslauVisibility 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
Note: Click on the date link for details in Dessau-Rosslau, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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