A partial lunar eclipse, or Chandra Grahan, will be visible in Mumbai, Pune, Nashik, Nagpur and other parts of Maharashtra December 31, 2009 night to the early hours of January 01, 2010. The time of chandragrahan is from 10:47 PM on December 31, 2009 to 02:58 AM on January 1, 2010 – as per Indian standard time. The time is same in all parts of Maharashtra. The major part of the eclipse will take place from 00:23 AM to 01:23 AM on January 1, 2010 (early hours). Hindu Panchangs have marked this grahan on December 31, 2009 and therefore those observing certain rituals have to follow them.