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16–17. Juli 2019 Partial Lunar Eclipse

This partial lunar eclipse, the last lunar eclipse of 2019, is visible from Australia, Africa, South America, most of Europe, and Asia. The eclipse will miss North America, except for the very southern and eastern parts of the continent.

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Was this Partial Lunar Eclipse visible in New York?

What This Lunar Eclipse Looked Like

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Where the Eclipse Was Seen

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Regions seeing, at least, some parts of the eclipse: Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica.

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Was this eclipse visible in New York?

Eclipse Map and Animation

The animation shows where this partial lunar eclipse is visible during the night (dark “wave” slowly moving across the Earth's surface).

Shades of darkness

Night, moon high up in sky.

Moon between 12 and 18 degrees above horizon.

Moon between 6 and 12 degrees above horizon. Make sure you have free line of sight.

Moon between 0 and 6 degrees above horizon. May be hard to see due to brightness and line of sight.

Day, moon and eclipse both not visible.

Note: Twilight will affect the visibility of the eclipse, as well as weather.

Eclipse was visible.

Only partial phase was visible. Missed partial phase.

Eclipse was not visible at all.

Note: Areas with lighter shadings left (West) of the center will experience the eclipse after moonrise/sunset. Areas with lighter shadings right (East) of the center will experience the eclipse until moonset/sunrise. Actual eclipse visibility depends on weather conditions and line of sight to the Moon.

When the Eclipse Happened Worldwide — Timeline

Lunar eclipses can be visible from everywhere on the night side of the Earth, if the sky is clear. From some places, the entire eclipse will be visible, while in other areas the Moon will rise or set during the eclipse.

EventUTC TimeTime in New York*Visible in New York
Penumbral Eclipse began16. Jul, 18:43:5116. Jul, 14:43:51No, below the horizon
Partial Eclipse began16. Jul, 20:01:4316. Jul, 16:01:43No, below the horizon
Maximum Eclipse16. Jul, 21:30:4416. Jul, 17:30:44No, below the horizon
Partial Eclipse ended16. Jul, 22:59:3916. Jul, 18:59:39No, below the horizon
Penumbral Eclipse ended17. Jul, 00:17:3816. Jul, 20:17:38No, below the horizon

* The Moon was below the horizon during this eclipse, so it was not possible to view it in New York.

Eclipse calculations usually accurate to a few seconds.

The magnitude of the eclipse is 0.653.

The penumbral magnitude of the eclipse is 1.704.

The total duration of the eclipse is 5 hours, 34 minutes.

The duration of the partial eclipse is 2 hours, 58 minutes.

An Eclipse Never Comes Alone!

A solar eclipse always occurs about two weeks before or after a lunar eclipse.

Usually, there are two eclipses in a row, but other times, there are three during the same eclipse season.

All eclipses 1900 — 2199

This is the second eclipse this season.

First eclipse this season: 2. Juli 2019 — Total Solar Eclipse