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Partial Lunar Eclipse July 16th.

Partial Lunar Eclipse July 16th.

Today not only marks the date that Apollo 11 launched for the Moon it is also a partial Lunar eclipse day too!!

For those that are interested in viewing or photographing it here are some approximate (BST) timings and information (exact timing will depend on location):

  • Penumbral Eclipse begins 19:43h - the Moon is below the horizon
  • Partial Eclipse begins 21:01h - the Moon is still below the horizon!
  • Moon rises in eclipse at ~2105h
  • Maximum partial eclipse 22:30h
  • Partial Eclipse ends 23:59h
  • Penumbral Eclipse ends 00:17h

For more information on this eclipse see:

Good luck and clear skies!

Partial Eclipse of the Moon

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