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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Moscow: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 6:50 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:50 pm


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

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August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Moscow

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Moscow. 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 partialMaxEnd of partial
8:22 pm Aug 79:20 pm Aug 710:18 pm Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Moscow on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in MoscowDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:50:01 pm103°East-southeast11.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 7 at 8:11:40 pm119°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 8:22:56 pm121°East-southeast1.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 9:20:29 pm133°Southeast7.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 10:18:09 pm146°Southeast12.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 11:50:56 pm168°South-southeast17.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Moscow (MSK – Moscow Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Moscow

Eclipse Visibility From MoscowVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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