Hyderabad: The first lunar eclipse of this year will take place on Wednesday. Although it is a full moon, it will only be seen in some parts of India. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) officials said that the lunar eclipse, which is likely to start on Wednesday afternoon, was observed in Sikkim, parts of West Bengal, coastal areas of Odisha, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and northeastern states. will come. It will be found in South America, North America, Northeast Asia, Australia, Antarctica, the Pacific Ocean, and the Indian Ocean.
Astronomers say that the lunar eclipse in India will start at 3.15 pm and end at 6.22 pm. The lunar eclipse lasts for 14 minutes and 30 seconds. A similar lunar eclipse was observed on December 10, 2011 in Kolkata.