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August 2054 lunar eclipse

A total lunar eclipse will take place on August 18, 2054.

August 2054 lunar eclipse
Total eclipse
Lunar eclipse chart close-2054Aug18.png
Hourly snapshots of the moon's movement through the Earth's shadow
Date 18 August 2054
Gamma 0.2806
Magnitude 1.3062
Saros cycle 129 (40 of 71)
Catalog LE2054Aug18T
Duration
Totality 82 minutes 57 seconds
Partiality 226 minutes 32 seconds
Penumbral 369 minutes 27 seconds

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VisibilityEdit

 
View of the Earth from the moon at greatest eclipse

The entire eclipse will be visible in western North America and the Pacific Ocean. Part or most of the eclipse will be visible in the remainder of the Americas, Oceania, and most of Eastern and Southeastern Asia.

Related lunar eclipsesEdit

Saros seriesEdit

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
 
The greatest eclipse of the series occurred on 2000 Jul 16, lasting 106 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
           
1964 Jun 25 1982 Jul 6 2000 Jul 16
           
2018 Jul 27 2036 Aug 7 2054 Aug 18
           
2072 Aug 28 2090 Sep 8
       

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Saros Series of Lunar Eclipses". www.hermit.org.

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