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Eclipses in Lerwick (Shetland Islands), Scotland, United Kingdom

Jul 16, 2019 at 10:30 pm
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

Begins: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 10:09 pm

Maximum: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 10:30 pm 0.65 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 1:17 am

Duration: 3 hours, 8 minutes

Location

July 16–17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:43 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 109°
-15.2°
9:01 pm Tue, Jul 16Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Southeast 124°
-6.9°
10:09 pm Tue, Jul 16RisingMoonrise Rising, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase will make the moon so dim that it will be extremely difficult to view until moon gets higher in the sky or the total phase ends.Map direction Southeast 138°
-0.2°
10:30 pm Tue, Jul 16
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction Southeast 143°
1.2°
11:59 pm Tue, Jul 16
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Map direction South-southeast 162°
5.9°
1:17 am Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Map direction South 180°
7.3°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

Eclipse Visibility From Lerwick (Shetland Islands)Visibility 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
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Jun 10, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic

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