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Eclipses in Potchefstroom, South Africa

Jul 16, 2019 at 11:30 pm
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Potchefstroom

Begins: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 8:43 pm

Maximum: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 11:30 pm 0.65 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 2:17 am

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes

Location

July 16–17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Potchefstroom

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
8:43 pm Tue, Jul 16
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East 96°
42.0°
10:01 pm Tue, Jul 16
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East 88°
58.9°
11:30 pm Tue, Jul 16
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-northeast 68°
78.0°
12:59 am Wed, Jul 17
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 296°
79.7°
2:17 am Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 274°
63.2°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Potchefstroom

Eclipse Visibility From PotchefstroomVisibility Worldwide
Jul 16–17, 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
Jan 10, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 21, 2020 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, North in Australia, Much of Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean

Note: Click on the date link for details in Potchefstroom, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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