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Second Lunar Eclipse 2017 to Take Place in August


Sumera Saeed | July 7, 2017 | category: Lunar eclipse in 2017

The second lunar eclipse (chand grahan) 2017 is all set to take place in the month of August. The second lunar eclipse 2017 will be visible at the night of 7 August and will be witnessed by the people of different countries including Pakistan.

The second lunar eclipse will be partial in which moon will only be slightly covered by the Earth’s umbral shadow at maximum eclipse.

Second Lunar Eclipse 2017 Visibility around the world:

The second lunar eclipse 2017 will be visible over Eastern Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, and Antarctica.

Time of second lunar eclipse 2017 in Pakistan:

The second lunar eclipse 2017 will be witnessed in Pakistan at 8:50pm local time and will hit the highest point at 11:20pm. The second lunar eclipse (chand grahan) will end at 1:51am.

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The second lunar eclipse or chand grahan 2017 will be visible in the different cities of Pakistan including Lahore, Karachi, Multan and other cities.

Time of second lunar eclipse 2017 in India:

The second lunar eclipse 2017 will be witnessed in India at 23:50pm on 7th August, while the maximum duration of the chand grahan will be 5 hours 1 minute.

Earlier, the first lunar eclipse of 2017 was witnessed in Pakistan and many other countries on 11th February for at least 4 hours.

Lunar Eclipse in 2018:

The big lunar eclipse will be on 31st January, 2018, and will be visible across Asia, Australia, the Pacific, and parts of the Western U.S.   The lunar eclipse in 2018 will be a much more obvious skywatching event.

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