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Eclipses in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India (Madras)

Jul 17, 2019 at 3:00 am
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Chennai

Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 12:13 am

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 3:00 am 0.65 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 5:47 am

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes

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July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Chennai

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:13 am Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South 181°
54.4°
1:31 am Wed, Jul 17
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southwest 209°
49.3°
3:00 am Wed, Jul 17
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 229°
35.7°
4:29 am Wed, Jul 17
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 241°
18.3°
5:47 am Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 246°
2.1°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Chennai

Eclipse Visibility From ChennaiVisibility Worldwide
Jul 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
Dec 26, 2019 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse East in Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Australia, East in Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean
Jan 10–11, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 5–6, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 21, 2020 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, North in Australia, Much of Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean

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