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July 2019 lunar eclipse

A partial lunar eclipse should take place on 16 and 17 July 2019. The Moon should be about half-covered by the Earth's umbral shadow at maximum eclipse.

July 2019 lunar eclipse
Partial eclipse
Lunar eclipse chart close-2019Jul16.png
Chart of the eclipse; ecliptic north is up, hourly motion shown right to left
Date 16 July 2019
Gamma -0.6430
Magnitude 0.6531
Saros cycle 139 (22 of 81)
Catalog LE2019Jul16P
Partiality 177 minutes, 56 seconds
Penumbral 333 minutes, 43 seconds



It will be visible over most of Asia, Australia, Africa, Europe, and most of South America.

View of earth from moon during greatest eclipse
Visibility map

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Saros seriesEdit

It is part of Saros cycle 139.

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