Astronomers gear up. A Total Lunar eclipse is coming up on Nov 8. The eclipse will be visible late afternoon in India around 4:30 pm IST. But observers in India will see that the moon after the peak eclipse.
The moon is expected to rise in New Delhi around 17:28 IST, past the peak eclipse point
Penumbral eclipse begins at 08:02 UTC on November 8 (13:32 IST).
Partial eclipse begins at 09:09 UTC on November 8 (14:39 IST).
Totality begins (moon engulfed in Earth’s shadow) begins at 10:16 UTC on November 8 (15:46 IST).
Totality ends at 11:41 UTC on November 8 (17:11 IST).
Partial eclipse ends at 12:49 UTC on November 8 (18:19 IST).
Penumbral eclipse ends at 13:56 UTC on November 8 (8:56 IST).
Maximum eclipse is at 10:59 UTC on November 8 (16:29 IST).
Duration of totality is about 85 minutes.