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Jul 28, 2018 at 1:51 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in New Delhi

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 10:44 pm

Maximum: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 1:51 am 1.61 Magnitude

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 4:58 am

Duration: 6 hours, 14 minutes

Location

July 27–28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — New Delhi

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
10:44 pm Fri, Jul 27
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southeast 151°
36.1°
11:54 pm Fri, Jul 27
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South 170°
41.1°
1:00 am Sat, Jul 28
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South 190°
41.0°
1:51 am Sat, Jul 28
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southwest 205°
37.6°
2:43 am Sat, Jul 28
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 218°
31.8°
3:49 am Sat, Jul 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 231°
21.9°
4:58 am Sat, Jul 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 241°
9.6°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in New Delhi

Eclipse Visibility From New DelhiVisibility 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
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

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

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