Total Eclipse of the Moon on 31 January (Wednesday)

Total Eclipse of the Moon on 31 January (Wednesday)

Dhaka, 28 January:- A Total Eclipse of the Moon will occur on 31-01-2018, Wednesday. Particulars of the eclipse are given below:

Circumstances Date Time

(BST)

Central Path Highest Magnitude
Hr. Mt. Sec
Moon enters penumbra 31-01-2018 16 49 42 At South-West of Hawaii Island in the North Pacific ocean
Moon enters umbra 31-01-2018 17 48 12 At North-West of Johnston Attol in the North Pacific ocean
Moon enters Totality 31-01-2018 18 51 24 At South-East of Wake Island in the North Pacific ocean
Middle of the eclipse 31-01-2018 19 29 54 At South-West of Wake Island in the North Pacific ocean 1.321
Moon leaves Totality 31-01-2018 20 08 18 At North-East of Northern Mariana Island in  the North Pacific ocean
Moon leaves umbra 31-01-2018 21 11 36 At North-West of Northern Mariana Islands in the North Pacific ocean
Moon leaves penumbra 31-01-2018 22 09 54 At East of Dinapigue town of Philippines

This eclipse will be visible in Bangladesh if the sky remains clear. Particulars of this eclipse’s sighting in the country are given below:

Divisional City Starting Time

(BST)

Middle of the eclipse

(BST)

Ending Time

(BST)

Date Hr. Mt. Sec Date Hr. Mt. Sec Date Hr. Mt. Sec
Dhaka 31.01.18 17 37 24 31.01.18 19 29 54 31.01.18 22 09 54
Mymensingh 31.01.18 17 35 42 31.01.18 19 28 12 31.01.18 22 08 12
Chittagong 31.01.18 17 34 06 31.01.18 19 26 36 31.01.18 22 06 36
Sylhet 31.01.18 17 29 36 31.01.18 19 22 06 31.01.18 22 02 06
Khulna 31.01.18 17 42 24 31.01.18 19 34 54 31.01.18 22 14 54
Barisal 31.01.18 17 39 06 31.01.18 19 31 36 31.01.18 22 11 36
Rajshahi 31.01.18 17 43 12 31.01.18 19 35 42 31.01.18 22 15 42
Rangpur 31.01.18 17 38 54 31.01.18 19 31 24 31.01.18 22 11 24