Century's Longest Lunar Eclipse To Take Place On July 27-28
Saturday, July 14, 2018, 3:01 PM
A total lunar eclipse will occur on July 27-28 with a totality duration of 1 hour 43 minutes, the longest in this century. The partial eclipse of the Moon will begin at 11:54 pm (Indian Standard Time) on July 27. The Moon will be gradually covered by the Earth's shadow and the totality phase will begin at 1 am on July 28.