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Eclipses in Namakkal, Tamil Nadu, India

May 26, 2021 at 6:49 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Namakkal
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:37 pm
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 6:49 pm -0.445 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 7:19 pm
Duration: 42 minutes
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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Namakkal

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:17 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 110°
-58.3°
3:14 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 107°
-45.7°
4:41 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 107°
-26.5°
4:48 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 107°
-24.9°
4:55 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 108°
-23.3°
6:22 pm Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 110°
-4.2°
6:37 pm Wed, May 26RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-southeast 111°
-0.2°
6:49 pm Wed, May 26
Maximum in Namakkal This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Namakkal. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Namakkal because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 112°
2.1°
7:19 pm Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 113°
8.4°

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Namakkal, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Namakkal

Eclipse Visibility From NamakkalVisibility Worldwide
May 26, 2021 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 25, 2022 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, North/East Africa, Atlantic
Nov 8, 2022 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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