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July 6, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Johannesburg, South Africa

Jul 6, 2028 at 8:19 pm
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Johannesburg
Begins: Thu, Jul 6, 2028 at 5:44 pm
Maximum: Thu, Jul 6, 2028 at 8:19 pm 0.389 Magnitude
Ends: Thu, Jul 6, 2028 at 10:55 pm
Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


July 6, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Johannesburg

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Johannesburg. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (SAST) for Johannesburg. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 70.0 seconds.

5:44 pm Thu, Jul 6
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 113°
7:09 pm Thu, Jul 6
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-southeast 106°
8:19 pm Thu, Jul 6
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East 100°
9:30 pm Thu, Jul 6
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 94°
10:55 pm Thu, Jul 6
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 84°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Johannesburg

Eclipse Visibility From JohannesburgVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 17, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Johannesburg, or the path map image for global details.

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