LUNAR ECLIPSELunar Eclipse occurs when the Moon passes through the shadow of the Earth. For this to happen the Sun, Earth, and Moon must be closely aligned with the Moon and the Moon must be located furthest from the Sun.
SOLAR ECLIPSESloar Eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and the Earth and directly blocks the light of the sun. Because the moon is located between the Sun and Earth the dark side of the moon is facing Earth and is in a New Moon phase.
Eclipses in 2013
Degree and Sign of Eclipse
Date & Time (GMT)
|Partial Lunar Eclipse||05° Scorpio 46'
||Apr 25 2013, 20:06|
|Annular Solar Eclipse||19° Taurus 31'||May 10 2013, 00:24|
|Penumbral Lunar Eclipse||04° Sagittarius 07'
||May 25 2013,04:09|
|Penumbral Lunar Eclipse||25° Aries 46'||Oct 18 2013, 23:49|
|Hybrid Solar Eclipse||11° Scorpio 16'||Nov 3 2013, 12:46|
The partial lunar Eclipse of April 2013 would be visible in Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia with a duration of 27m.
The annular solar eclipse of May, 2013 would be visible in Australia, New Zealand, Central Pacific.
The Penumbral Lunar Eclipse of May, 2013 would be visible in the Americas and Africa.
The Peumbral Lunar Eclipse of Ocotober, 2013 Will be visible in The Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia.
The hybrid solar eclipse of November 2013 will be visible in Eastern Americas, Southern Europe and Africa.
Eclipse Dates for year 2014
|Lunar Eclipse||Apr 15 2014||7:45||25° Libra 16'|
|Solar Eclipse||Apr 29 2014||6:02||08° Taurus 51'|
|Lunar Eclipse||Oct 8 2014||10:53||15° Aries 05'|
|Solar Eclipse||Oct 23 2014||21:44||00° Scorpio 25'|
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