Chandra Grahan 2021 date and time in India: Lunar Eclipse May 2021 when and where to see |


A total lunar eclipse will take place on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, and will be visible in areas of southeast Asia, all of Australia, all of Oceania, most of Alaska and Canada, most of the USA, all of Hawaii, all of Mexico and Central America, and most of South America.
In India, the ending of this lunar eclipse will be visible for a short span of time from the north-eastern parts of the country, West Bengal, and Odisha and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
What is the date and time of Lunar Eclipse May 2021?
A total Lunar Eclipse or Chandra Grahan will take place on Wednesday, May 26. It will be the first total lunar eclipse since the January 2019 lunar eclipse. The Penumbral Eclipse will begin at 08:47:39 (UTC) and ends at 13:49:44 (UTC) on 26 May.
Will it be visible in India?
Yes. Just after moonrise on May 26, 2021, ending of partial phase of the eclipse will be visible for a short span of time from north-eastern parts of India (except Sikkim), some parts of West Bengal, some coastal parts of Odisha and Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Chandra Grahan 2021 Timings in India
The partial phase of the eclipse will begin at 3:15 pm (IST) and the total phase will begin at 4:39 pm (IST). The total phase will end at 4:58 pm (IST) and the partial phase will end at 6:23 pm (IST).
Who can see Lunar Eclipse on May 26?
Those living in Australia, parts of the western US, western South America, or in South-East Asia, can see the Super Flower Full Moon totally eclipsed and turn a shade of red for about 14 minutes during this total lunar eclipse, weather permitting.
What is the magnitude of lunar eclipse?
The magnitude of the eclipse is 1.009. The penumbral magnitude of the eclipse is 1.954.
What is the total duration of eclipse?
The total duration of the eclipse is 5 hours, 2 minutes. The total duration of the partial phases is 2 hours, 53 minutes. The duration of the full eclipse is 14 minutes.
When is the next lunar eclipse?
The next lunar eclipse will be visible from India on November 19, 2021. It will be a partial lunar eclipse.
What is Lunar Eclipse?
A lunar eclipse occurs on a full moon day when the Earth comes in between the Sun and the Moon and when all the three objects are aligned. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the whole Moon comes under the umbral shadow of the Earth and the partial lunar eclipse occurs when only a part of the Moon comes under the umbral shadow of the Earth.





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