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Eclipses in Galle, Sri Lanka

Nov 8, 2022 at 5:57 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Galle
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:48 pm
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:57 pm 0.338 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 7:26 pm
Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes
Location

November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Galle

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:32 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 49°
-56.2°
2:39 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 61°
-43.0°
3:46 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 67°
-28.3°
4:29 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 70°
-18.8°
5:11 pm Tue, Nov 8Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 71°
-9.2°
5:48 pm Tue, Nov 8RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-northeast 72°
-0.2°
5:57 pm Tue, Nov 8
Maximum in Galle This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Galle. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Galle because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 72°
1.6°
6:19 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 73°
6.5°
7:26 pm Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East-northeast 73°
21.9°

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

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Galle, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Galle

Eclipse Visibility From GalleVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 3, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse East in Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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