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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 7:35 pm

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Rosso: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 7:35 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 8:50 pm


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

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August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Rosso

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
7:30 pm Aug 77:35 pm Aug 78:50 pm Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Rosso on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in RossoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 3:50:01 pm95°East50.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 5:22:56 pm99°East29.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 6:20:29 pm102°East-southeast16.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 7:18:09 pm105°East-southeast2.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 7:30:43 pm106°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in RossoAug 7 at 7:35:17 pm106°East-southeast0.9°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Rosso would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 8:50:56 pm113°East-southeast17.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rosso (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Rosso.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Rosso

Eclipse Visibility From RossoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Rosso, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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