Chandra Grahan on 24|25, 2013: Lunar Eclipse Timings on 24|25 May 2013. Chandra Grahan on 24 May 2013, Lunar Eclipse on 24|25 May 2013 Time, Visibility of Chandra Grahan in May 2013.
A Penumbral lunar eclipse will take place on 24|25 May 2013 which will be visible in USA, United States of America. This is the second of three lunar eclipses in 2013.
This Prachaya Chandra Grahan will take place in Anuradha Nakshatram of Vrischika Rashi on Jyeshta Poornima, the Full Moon day in Jyeshta Month as per Hindu calendar.
This Penumbral Lunar eclipse on 24 May 2013 will be visible all the parts of USA, Canada, Mexico (all eclipse visible) and the West African countries and Central African regions where the eclipse will be visible during the Moonset.
The Lunar eclipse of 24|25 May 2013 will not be visible in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, China, Japan, Russia, and all the other parts of Asia; UK, Germany, France and all the other parts of Europe (except Spain and Portugal where the eclipse will be visible during the Moonrise time); Australia and New Zealand and all the other parts of the world.
According to USA, Canada and some South American timezones, this lunar eclipse will take place on May 24 and as per all other countries’ timezones, it will be on 25th May 2013.
Here are the timings of Chandra Grahan on 24|25 May 2013
Prachchaya Chandra Grahanam begins at 3.53 AM UTC (Universal Time) on 25 May 2013 (Penumbral lunar eclipse begins)
Prachchaya Chandra Grahan – Madhya Kaal at 4.09 AM UTC (Greatest Eclipse / Mid eclipse)
Prachchaya Chandra Grahan ends – 4.27 AM UTC (Penumbral lunar eclipse ends)
Total duration of the lunar eclipse is – 34 minutes.
It is advised that the pregnant women in USA, Canada, Mexico and other countries where the lunar eclipse will be taking place need to take care.