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Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 5:20 am

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Tofol: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 2:50 am Countdown

Maximum: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 5:20 am

Ends: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 7:50 am

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

Magnitude: 0.25


August 8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Tofol

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Tofol. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
4:22 am Aug 85:20 am Aug 86:07 am Aug 8
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Local times for eclipse in Tofol on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

EventTime in TofolDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 2:50:01 am242°West-southwest44.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 4:22:56 am250°West-southwest23.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 8 at 5:20:29 am253°West-southwest10.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
MoonsetAug 8 at 6:07:09 am255°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 6:18:09 am255°West-southwest2.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 7:50:56 am256°West-southwest24.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Tofol (KOST – Kosrae Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Tofol

Eclipse Visibility From TofolVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Tofol, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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