Observed Lunar Eclipse on 7th Aug 2017 between 22:52 to 00:48 at planetarium.       

Lunar Eclipse on 7th Aug 2017      

A Partial Lunar Eclipse is occurring on the night of August 7, 2017. The eclipse begins at 22:52 pm reaches maximum at 23:50 and starts receding. The eclipse will be over at 00:48. This eclipse can be seen with naked eye. However, Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium (JNP) is making arrangements to view the eclipse through telescopes. Viewing of eclipse will be possible, only if the sky is clear. Interested public are requested to check sky conditions and then come to JNP for viewing through the telescopes.

Occultation of Aldeberan viewed through telescopes on 11.01.2017       

SUPER MOON on 14th Nov 2016 at 7 pm      

Zero Shadow Day held on 19th August 2016 at 12.23 pm.       

Transit of Mercury held on 9th May 2016      

Zero Shadow Day held on 25th April 2016 at 12.17 pm.       

Total Solar Eclipse      

Total Solar Eclipse on March 9, 2016. Photos by JNP.

Conjunction of Jupiter and Venus on 01.07.2015. Photo by JNP      


'Zero Shadow Day' celebrated at 12.17 pm on 24th April 2015 at Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bengaluru. More than 100 visitors enjoyed the event. It will be shown on 25th April also.

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