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July 6, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Sri Lanka (Kotte)

Jul 6, 2028 at 11:49 pm
Max View in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
Begins: Thu, Jul 6, 2028 at 9:14 pm
Maximum: Thu, Jul 6, 2028 at 11:49 pm 0.389 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Jul 7, 2028 at 2:25 am
Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


July 6–7, 2028 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

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

9:14 pm Thu, Jul 6
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 126°
10:39 pm Thu, Jul 6
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Southeast 143°
11:49 pm Thu, Jul 6
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southeast 168°
1:00 am Fri, Jul 7
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southwest 198°
2:25 am Fri, Jul 7
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 224°

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 Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

Eclipse Visibility From Sri Jayawardenepura KotteVisibility Worldwide
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Jul 6–7, 2028 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse

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