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Jul 27, 2018 at 9:26 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Dublin

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:22 pm

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:26 pm 1.59 Magnitude

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 12:28 am

Duration: 3 hours, 6 minutes

Location

July 27–28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dublin

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
6:14 pm Fri, Jul 27Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 87°
-26.6°
7:24 pm Fri, Jul 27Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 101°
-16.6°
8:30 pm Fri, Jul 27Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 113°
-7.5°
9:21 pm Fri, Jul 27Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 123°
-0.3°
9:22 pm Fri, Jul 27Not directly visibleMoonrise Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 123°
-0.2°
9:26 pm Fri, Jul 27
Maximal Eclipse visible in Dublin The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Dublin would be around this time.
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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Southeast 124°
0.3°
10:13 pm Fri, Jul 27
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Map direction Southeast 133°
5.2°
11:19 pm Fri, Jul 27
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southeast 147°
11.3°
12:28 am Sat, Jul 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South-southeast 163°
15.6°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dublin

Eclipse Visibility From DublinVisibility 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
Jan 21, 2019 Total 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 Mercury TransitMercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic

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