July 2018 lunar eclipse

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The moon passed through the center of the Earth's shadow

A total lunar eclipse will take place on July 27, 2018. The moon will pass through the center of the Earth's shadow.

Visibility[edit]

It will be completely visible over Western Africa, and Central Asia, seen rising over South America, Eastern Africa, and Europe, and setting over Eastern Asia, and Australia.

Lunar eclipse from moon-2018Jul27.png

Related eclipses[edit]

Lunar year series[edit]

Lunar eclipse series sets from 2016–2020
Descending node   Ascending node
Saros Date Type
Viewing
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
109 2016 Aug 18
Lunar eclipse from moon-2016Aug18.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-2016Aug18.png
114 2017 Feb 11
Lunar eclipse from moon-2017Feb11.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-2017Feb11.png
119 2017 Aug 07
Lunar eclipse from moon-2017Aug07.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-2017Aug07.png
124 2018 Jan 31
Lunar eclipse from moon-2018Jan31.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2018Jan31.png
129 2018 Jul 27
Lunar eclipse from moon-2018Jul27.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2018Jul27.png
134 2019 Jan 21
Lunar eclipse from moon-2019Jan21.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2019Jan21.png
139 2019 Jul 16
Lunar eclipse from moon-2019Jul16.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-2019Jul16.png
144 2020 Jan 10
Lunar eclipse from moon-2020Jan10.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-2020Jan10.png
149 2020 Jul 05
Lunar eclipse from moon-2020Jul05.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-2020Jul05.png
Last set 2016 Sep 16 Last set 2016 Mar 23
Next set 2020 Jun 05 Next set 2020 Nov 30

Saros series[edit]

Lunar saros cycle series 129, repeating every 18 years and 11 days, has a total of 71 lunar eclipse events including 11 total lunar eclipses.

Greatest First
Lunar eclipse chart close-2000jul16.png
The greatest eclipse of the series occurred on 2000 Jul 16, lasting 108 minutes.[1]
Penumbral Partial Total Central
1351 Jun 10 1513 Sep 15 1910 May 24 1946 Jun 14
Last
Central Total Partial Penumbral
2036 Aug 7 2090 Sep 8 2469 Apr 26 2613 Jul 24
1901–2100
1910 May 24 1928 Jun 3 1946 Jun 14
Lunar eclipse chart close-1910May24.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1910May24.png Lunar eclipse chart close-1928Jun03.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1928Jun03.png Lunar eclipse chart close-1946Jun14.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1946Jun14.png
1964 Jun 25 1982 Jul 6 2000 Jul 16
Lunar eclipse chart close-1964Jun25.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1964Jun25.png Lunar eclipse chart close-1982Jul06.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1982Jul06.png Lunar eclipse chart close-2000jul16.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2000Jul16.png
2018 Jul 27 2036 Aug 7 2054 Aug 18
Lunar eclipse chart close-2018Jul27.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2018Jul27.png Lunar eclipse chart close-2036Aug07.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2036Aug07.png Lunar eclipse chart close-2054Aug18.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2054Aug18.png
2072 Aug 28 2090 Sep 8
Lunar eclipse chart close-2072Aug28.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2072Aug28.png Lunar eclipse chart close-2090Sep08.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2090Sep08.png

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