Chandra Grahan or Lunar Eclipse in 2011 will take place for two times and both of the eclipses are total lunar eclipses. The first Lunar Eclipse occurs on 15th June 2011 and the second Chandra Grahanam takes place on 10th December 2011. These total lunar eclipse or Sampurna Chandra Grahan will be visible in India, Asia, Australia, Africa, Europe, and some parts of South America and North America.
Full details about dates and time of Lunar Eclipses in 2011 and the areas where eclipses will be visible:
- On 15 June 2011, total lunar eclipse will be occurred for more than 3 hours and 30 minutes. This Chandra grahan will be visible completely in India, Central Asia, and Africa. It will be visible at moonrise in South America, Western Africa, and Europe. At moonset it will be viewable from Eastern Asia and Australia. The universal time of this Chandra grahan is – 20:13:43 hrs UT.
- On 10 December 2011, the second lunar eclipse (total lunar eclipse) will be occurred for more than 3 hours and 30 minutes. This Chandra Grahan will be visible completely in India, and other countries of Asia, and Australia. At the time of moonrise it will be visible over Eastern Europe, and at moonset in some parts of North America.