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Jul 28, 2018 at 4:21 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Kuala Lumpur

Begins: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 1:14 am

Maximum: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 4:21 am 1.61 Magnitude

Ends: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 7:20 am

Duration: 6 hours, 6 minutes

Location

July 28, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kuala Lumpur

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

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
1:14 am Sat, Jul 28
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South 180°
67.3°
2:24 am Sat, Jul 28
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Southwest 216°
61.7°
3:30 am Sat, Jul 28
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Southwest 234°
50.1°
4:21 am Sat, Jul 28
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 241°
39.4°
5:13 am Sat, Jul 28
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 246°
28.1°
6:19 am Sat, Jul 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 249°
13.3°
7:20 am Sat, Jul 28Not directly visibleMoonset Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 251°
-0.2°
7:28 am Sat, Jul 28Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 251°
-1.7°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kuala Lumpur

Eclipse Visibility From Kuala LumpurVisibility Worldwide
Jul 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 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 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 Kuala Lumpur, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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