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Jul 27, 2018 at 11:21 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Vilnius

Begins: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:19 pm

Maximum: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 11:21 pm 1.61 Magnitude

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 2:28 am

Duration: 5 hours, 9 minutes

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

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
8:14 pm Fri, Jul 27Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 112°
-8.8°
9:19 pm Fri, Jul 27Not directly visibleMoonrise Below horizonMap direction Southeast 124°
-0.2°
9:24 pm Fri, Jul 27
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
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 125°
0.3°
10:30 pm Fri, Jul 27
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Map direction Southeast 139°
6.8°
11:21 pm Fri, Jul 27
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southeast 150°
11.0°
12:13 am Sat, Jul 28
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southeast 161°
13.9°
1:19 am Sat, Jul 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South 177°
15.7°
2:28 am Sat, Jul 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South-southwest 194°
14.8°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Vilnius

Eclipse Visibility From VilniusVisibility 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

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

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