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Kerala Lunar Eclipse Time on July 16, 2019 – Chandra Grahanam time in Trivandrum, Kochi and Kerala on July 16 - 17, 2019

A partial lunar eclipse, or Chandra Grahanam, will be visible vis Trivandrum, Kochi and other parts of Kerala on  on July 16 and July 17, 2019. The Chandra Grahan will be visible in Thiruvananthapuram, Cochin, Kannur, Thrissur, Palakkad, Kozhikode (Calicut) and Kottayam from 12:14 AM to 5:48 AM on July 17 – as per Indian standard time.

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

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 Partial Lunar Eclipse in Kerala on July 17, 2019
  • Eclipse begins 12:14 AM on July 17
  • Mid Eclipse is at 3:01 AM on July 17
  • Eclipse ends at 5:48 AM on July 17
  • The moon will be covered from 1:32 AM to 4:30 AM on July 17 (early hours)
A day in Hindu calendar is from sunrise to before next day sunrise and therefore Hindu panchangams will mark the day as July 16.



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