Penumbral lunar eclipse on october 19 2013 (United Kingdom)

penumbral lunar eclipse october 19, 2013 (United Kingdom)
Note: This image is here for illustrative purposes and does not represent the actual eclipse on this date.

The Moon information shown here applies to London, United Kingdom on Saturday, October 19, 2013. (Local time Europe/London)

Moonrise to moonset10h9m
Distance to the center of the Sun148,990,544 km
Distance to the center of Earth387,310 km
Moon ilumination (at midnight)100%
Lunar phasefull moon
Current zodiac sign the MoonPisces ♓

Choose a country from the list to get relevant information:

According to international time UTC, a lunar eclipse will occur on october 19, 2013 which will be visible in some parts of the world. The following shows the cities in United Kingdom from which the eclipse could be visible (note that the following is a short list of some of the main cities, the eclipse may be visible from other cities not listed here). The date and local time of the event shown below.

CityEclipse visible?
Channel IslandsYes
England - EastYes
England - East MidlandsYes
England - North EastYes
England - North WestYes
England - South EastYes
England - South WestYes
England - West MidlandsYes
England - Yorks & HumberYes
Isle of ManYes
Northern IrelandYes
Scotland CentralYes
Scotland NorthYes
Wales - SwanseaYes
Wales - CardiffYes

Information about this eclipse

penumbral lunar eclipse This image shows the global map with two regions: the shaded region where you can not see the lunar eclipse, and the blank region, where it can be seen. The image details the type of eclipse, the magnitude of the penumbra and umbra, Saros series to which this eclipse belongs, among other data. The date and time displayed in this image are international date and time, therefore, they might not apply to your country. However, to know the date and exact time of penumbral lunar eclipse in your country, you can see the table below. (Click on the image to enlarge it).

Eclipse schedule in United Kingdom

The following table shows the schedule and phases of the penumbral lunar eclipse of october 19, 2013 in United Kingdom. For each city we have assigned a time zone which is very precise and it takes into account Daylight Saving Time (if applicable).

Event dateTypePen. Mag.Umb. Mag.Penumbral eclipse beginsMax. eclipse beginsMoon alt.Penumbral eclipse ends
London (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504902:50
Channel Islands (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504502:50
England - East (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504702:50
England - East Midlands (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504802:50
England - North East (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504902:50
England - North West (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:505002:50
England - South East (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504902:50
England - South West (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504702:50
England - West Midlands (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504802:50
England - Yorks & Humber (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504502:50
Isle of Man (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504602:50
Northern Ireland (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504502:50
Scotland Central (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504402:50
Scotland North (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504402:50
Wales - Swansea (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504902:50
Wales - Cardiff (UTC 1)2013-10-18penumbral lunar eclipse76.5%0%22:5100:504902:50

You can read the table above as follows: On october 18, 2013 in London, Europe/London (UTC 1), an penumbral lunar eclipse will start at 22:51, the maximum eclipse will occur at 00:50 when the Moon reaches an altitud of 49°; this event will come to an end at 02:50 and will have a penumbral magnitud of 0.765 (this is the fraction of the Moon obscured by the entrance to The Earth's penumbra) and an umbral magnitud of -0.272 (fraction of the Moon obscured by the umbra of The Earth).

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