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Monday, August 7, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Dodoma: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 6:50 pm

Maximum: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Ends: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 11:50 pm

Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute


August 7, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Dodoma

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

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:22 pm Aug 79:20 pm Aug 710:18 pm Aug 7
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Local times for eclipse in Dodoma on Monday, August 7, 2017

EventTime in DodomaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 6:50:01 pm105°East-southeast4.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 7 at 8:22:56 pm104°East-southeast25.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 7 at 9:20:29 pm105°East-southeast39.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 7 at 10:18:09 pm107°East-southeast52.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 7 at 11:50:56 pm124°Southeast73.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Dodoma (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dodoma

Eclipse Visibility From DodomaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
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