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 ♓

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

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).

Moon alt.: Excellent   Good   Low   Too low  

Event datePen. Mag.Umb. Mag.Penumbral eclipse beginsMoon alt.Partial eclipse beginsUmbral eclipse beginsMax. eclipse beginsMoon alt.Umbral eclipse endsPartial eclipse endsPenumbral eclipse endsMoon alt.
London (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5143--00:5049--02:5042
Channel Islands (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5139--00:5045--02:5040
England - East (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5141--00:5047--02:5041
England - East Midlands (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5141--00:5048--02:5042
England - North East (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5143--00:5049--02:5043
England - North West (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5142--00:5050--02:5045
England - South East (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5143--00:5049--02:5043
England - South West (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5141--00:5047--02:5042
England - West Midlands (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5141--00:5048--02:5042
England - Yorks & Humber (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5139--00:5045--02:5040
Isle of Man (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5139--00:5046--02:5042
Northern Ireland (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5138--00:5045--02:5042
Scotland Central (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5138--00:5044--02:5040
Scotland North (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5138--00:5044--02:5040
Wales - Swansea (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5141--00:5049--02:5044
Wales - Cardiff (UTC 1)2013-10-1876.5%0%22:5142--00:5049--02:5043

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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