Chandra Grahan in India Time, 28 September 2015 – Lunar Eclipse in India on September 28, 2015 – Timings of Chandra grahan in Indian Time, 28 September 2015..
Lunar Eclipse, Chandra Grahan in September 2015 is Sampurna Chandra Grahan (Total Lunar Eclipse – Khagras Chandragrahan – Grathodaya).. The Total lunar eclipse of 28th September 2015 falls on Bhadrapada Purnima, the Full Moon day in Bhadrapada Month, as per Hindu calendars.
It is also celebrated as Umamaheshwara Vratham. It is to note that Chandra Grahan occurs only on Punrima (Full Moon day).
As per the IST (Indian Standard Time), the timings of Chandra Grahan on September 28, 2015….
Chandra Grahan begins at the Moonset time in the early morning and ends in the morning. Indian cities may view the beginning of Lunar Eclipse.
From all the cities of India: Jammu, Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir), Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Patiala (Punjab), Ambala (Haryana), Shimla, Dehradun, Delhi, Jaipur, Udaipur, Ajmer (Rajasthan), Surat, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Gandhinagar (Gujarat), Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Nashik, Nanded (Maharashtra), Panaji (Goa), Bangalore, Mysore, Gulbarga, Mangalore (Karnataka), Chennai, Madurai, Salem, Coimbatore, Trichy (Tamil Nadu), Thiruvananthapuram, Cochin, Calicut (Kerala), Hyderabad, Warangal, Karimnagar, Nizamabad (Telangana), Vizag, Vijayawada, Tirupati, Nellore, Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack (Odisha), Kolkata, Howrah, Darjeeling, Durgapur, Asansol (West Bengal), Guwahati (Assam), Agartala (Tripura), Kohima (Nagaland), Imphal (Manipu), Aizwal (Mizoram), Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), Gangtok (Sikkim), Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur, Agra, Ghaziabad, Meerut, Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh), Patna, Gaya, Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur, Purnia (Bihar), Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Ranchi (Jharkhand), Raipur, Bhilai (Chhattisgarh), the enthusiasts can watch the Lunar Eclipse of this 28 September 2015.
According to sources, the visibility of the eclipse in India is not so clear. The North Eastern states like Mizoram, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Tripura, Meghalaya, Most of the parts of West Bengal and Bihar, Odisha, Some parts of Jharkhand, etc,. cannot experience the Chandra Grahan as it takes place after the Moonset in these places.
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse begins at – 5.42 AM – Visible – Grahan Sparsha Kaal (Prachchaya Chandra Grahan starts)
Partial Lunar Eclipse begins at – 6.37 AM – Not Visible – (Pakshika Chandra Grahan starts)
Total Lunar Eclipse begins at – 7.41 AM – Not Visible – (Sampurna Chandra Grahan starts)
Mid Eclipse at – 8.17 AM – Not Visible – Grahan Madhya Kaal (Madhya Chandra Grahan)
Total Eclipse ends at – 8.53 AM – Not Visible – (Sampoorna Chandra Grahan concludes)
Partial Lunar Eclipse ends at – 9.57 AM – Not Visible – (Pakshika Chandra Grahan Samapthi)
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse ends at – 10.52 AM – Not Visible – Grahan Antya Kaal (Prachchaya Chandra Grahan)
As per the Universal Time (GMT), the timings of Chandra Grahan September 28, 2015
Penumbral Eclipse Begins: 0:11:47 UT
Partial Eclipse Begins: 1:07:11 UT
Total Eclipse Begins: 2:11:10 UT
Greatest Eclipse: 2:47:07 UT
Total Eclipse Ends: 3:23:05 UT
Partial Eclipse Ends: 4:27:03 UT
Penumbral Eclipse Ends: 5:22:27 UT