Total Lunar Eclipse July 2018 & Mars Opposition in Pakistan
On 27th July 2018, it is going to be the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century. The totality spans 1 hour 42 minutes and 57 seconds. This night is a special one as planet Mars will be in opposition (that is closest to Earth) which will be its closest approach since 2003. The most wonderful thing about this night is that greatest Mars opposition and longest Total Lunar Eclipse, both Astronomical events are happening at the same night. Event Photos Total Lunar Eclipse July 2018 When to observe in Karachi, Pakistan? This total lunar eclipse is visible in most part of the world. We are lucky that in Pakistan we will witness from the very beginning until the end of this wonderful event. Event UTC Time Time in Karachi, Lahore, ISL* Visible Penumbral Eclipse begins 27 Jul, 17:14:47 27 Jul, 22:14:47 Yes Partial Eclipse begins 27 Jul, 18:24:27 27 Jul, 23