September 1978 lunar eclipse

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Lunar eclipse chart close-1978Sep16.png

A total lunar eclipse took place on September 16, 1978.[1]

Visibility[edit]

Lunar eclipse from moon-1978Sep16.png

Related lunar eclipses[edit]

Lunar year series[edit]

Lunar eclipse series sets from 1977-1980
Ascending node   Descending node
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
112 1977 Apr 04
Lunar eclipse from moon-1977Apr04.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1977Apr04.png
117 1977 Sep 27
Lunar eclipse from moon-1977Sep27.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1977Sep27.png
122 1978 Mar 24
Lunar eclipse from moon-1978Mar24.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1978Mar24.png
127 1978 Sep 16
Lunar eclipse from moon-1978Sep16.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1978Sep16.png
132 1979 Mar 13
Lunar eclipse from moon-1979Mar13.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1979Mar13.png
137 1979 Sep 06
Lunar eclipse from moon-1979Sep06.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1979Sep06.png
142 1980 Mar 01
Lunar eclipse from moon-1980Mar01.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1980Mar01.png
147 1980 Aug 26
Lunar eclipse from moon-1980Aug26.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1980Aug26.png
Last set 1976 May 13 Last set 1976 Nov 06
Next set 1981 Jan 20 Next set 1980 Jul 27

Tritos series[edit]

The tritos series repeats 31 days short of 11 years at alternating nodes. Sequential events have incremental Saros cycle indices.

This series produces 23 total eclipses between June 22, 1880 and August 9, 2120.

Tritos eclipse series (subset 1901–2100)
Ascending node   Descending node
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
chart
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
chart
119 1902 Apr 22
Lunar eclipse from moon-1902Apr22.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1902Apr22.png
120 1913 Mar 22
Lunar eclipse from moon-1913Mar22.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1913Mar22.png
121 1924 Feb 20
Lunar eclipse from moon-1924Feb20.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1924Feb20.png
122 1935 Jan 19
Lunar eclipse from moon-1935Jan19.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1935Jan19.png
124 1945 Dec 19
Lunar eclipse from moon-1945Dec19.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1945Dec19.png
125 1956 Nov 18
Lunar eclipse from moon-1956Nov18.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1956Nov18.png
126 1967 Oct 18
Lunar eclipse from moon-1967Oct18.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1967Oct18.png
127 1978 Sep 16
Lunar eclipse from moon-1978Sep16.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1978Sep16.png
128 1989 Aug 17
Lunar eclipse from moon-1989Aug17.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1989Aug17.png
129 2000 Jul 16
Lunar eclipse from moon-2000Jul16.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2000jul16.png
130 2011 Jun 15
Lunar eclipse from moon-2011Jun15.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2011jun15.png
131 2022 May 16
Lunar eclipse from moon-2022May16.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2022may16.png
132 2033 Apr 14
Lunar eclipse from moon-2033Apr14.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2033Apr14.png
133 2044 Mar 13
Lunar eclipse from moon-2044Mar13.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2044Mar13.png
134 2055 Feb 11
Lunar eclipse from moon-2055Feb11.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2055Feb11.png
135 2066 Jan 11
Lunar eclipse from moon-2066Jan11.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2066Jan11.png
136 2076 Dec 10
Lunar eclipse from moon-2076Dec10.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2076Dec10.png
137 2087 Nov 10
Lunar eclipse from moon-2087Nov10.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2087Nov10.png
138 2098 Oct 10
Lunar eclipse from moon-2098Oct10.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-2098Oct10.png

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