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Tamil Nadu Lunar Eclipse Time on July 27, 2018 – Chandra Grahanam time in Chennai, Madurai on July 27, 2018

A Total lunar eclipse, or Poorna Chandra Grahanam, will be visible in Chennai, Madurai and other parts of Tamil Nadu on July 27, 2018. The Chandra Grahan will be visible in Coimbatore, Erode, Salem, Kanchipuram, Toothukudi and other towns from 11:54 PM on July 27 to 3:49 AM on July 28 – as per Indian standard time.

The Grahan takes place during the night to midnight and it is visible to the naked eye.

Those Hindus following Grahan fasting and rituals need to follow it.

All temples will remain closed 9 hours before the grahan and will only open next day morning after pujas and purification rituals.

Detail Timing of Lunar Eclipse in Tamil Nadu
  • Eclipse begins 11:54 PM on July 27
  • Mid Eclipse is at 1:52 AM on July 28, 2018
  • Eclipse ends at 3:49 AM on July 28
The moon will be covered entirely from 1:00 AM to 2:43 AM on July 28 (early hours)