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Lunar eclipse this evening

If the sky is clear this evening, residents will be able to experience a penumbral lunar eclipse.

The partial eclipse is due to begin at 6.51pm, with the maximum eclipse occurring at 8.50pm, and the event will come to an end at 10.50pm.

At its height, 76.5 percent of the moon is due to be obscured, when it reaches a height of +27 degrees.

A countdown clock for tonight's eclipse can be found at www.vercalendario.info/en/moon/bermuda-18-october-2013.html

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.

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Published October 18, 2013 at 4:04 pm (Updated October 18, 2013 at 4:15 pm)

Lunar eclipse this evening

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