Lunar Eclipse, Chandra Grahan in November 2012 will be a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse (Prachchaya Chandra Grahan / Tejoheena Chandra Grahanam). This is the second and last of two lunar eclipses in 2012. Except South America, West Africa, some parts of Canada, USA, the lunar eclipse will be visible all over the world.
USA, Canada and Mexico will experience the Lunar Eclipse at Moonset whereas Africa and UK (and other European countries) will see lunar eclipse at Moonrise. UAE, Middle East, Gulf countries, Pakistan and Western Coast of India will view Chandra Grahan at Moonrise time.
The entire lunar eclipse will be visible all over India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar (Burma), Singapore, Malaysia, China, Korea, Philippines, Indonesia, Taiwan, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
Chandra Grahan November 28, 2012 Timings as per UTC
Penumbral eclipse begins at 12.14 hrsChandra Grahan November 2012 Time in India (Indian Standard Time)
Greatest eclipse at 14.32 hrs
Penumbral eclipse ends at 16.51 hrs
Prachchaya Chandra Grahan begins at 5.45 PM (Grahan Sparsha Kaal)Total duration of this penumbral lunar eclipse is 276 minutes (4 hours and 36 minutes)..
Grahan Madhya Kaal (Greatest Eclipse) at 8.03 PM
Grahan antya kaal (Penumbral eclipse ends) at 10.22 PM
Note: This Lunar eclipse will take place in Rohini Nakshatra & Vrishabha Rashi. It is a Rahu grastha Prachchaya Chandra Grahan.
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