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Jan 31, 2018 at 4:59 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Mashhad

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 2:21 pm

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 4:59 pm 1.32 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 7:38 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

Location

January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mashhad

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
2:21 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 42°
-25.0°
3:18 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 53°
-16.8°
4:21 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 64°
-6.4°
4:55 pm Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMoonrise Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 69°
0.0°
4:59 pm Wed, Jan 31
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction East-northeast 69°
0.7°
5:37 pm Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 75°
7.4°
6:41 pm Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 83°
19.3°
7:38 pm Wed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 91°
30.4°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Mashhad

Eclipse Visibility From MashhadVisibility Worldwide
Jan 31, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North/East Africa, North America, North/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
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 Penumbral 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

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