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Eclipses in Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis

Jul 16, 2019 at 6:52 pm
Near max in Basseterre

Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Basseterre

Begins: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 6:48 pm

Maximum: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 6:53 pm 0.07 Magnitude

Ends: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 8:17 pm

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

Location

July 16, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Basseterre

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:43 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 103°
-54.4°
4:01 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 104°
-37.2°
5:30 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 108°
-17.7°
6:48 pm Tue, Jul 16RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-southeast 112°
-0.2°
6:53 pm Tue, Jul 16
Maximum in Basseterre This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Basseterre. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Basseterre because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction East-southeast 113°
0.7°
6:59 pm Tue, Jul 16
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 113°
1.8°
8:17 pm Tue, Jul 16
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East-southeast 120°
17.6°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Basseterre

Eclipse Visibility From BasseterreVisibility Worldwide
Jul 16, 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
Jul 4–5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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