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Lunar Eclipse 16-17 September 2016, Effects

Penumbral lunar eclipse will occur on 16-17 September 2016 with Moon in Poorvabhadra constellation spread across Aquarius (Kumbha Rasi) and Pisces (Meena Rasi) according to Vedic Astrology.
This will be visible from entire Europe, Asia, Australia, Antarctica and Africa.
Lunar Eclipse September 2016 Astrology

Regions in white part of above image will be able to see entire eclipse. Regions in light blue color will see atleast some part of the eclipse and will remain under its influence for next 3-4 weeks.
Other regions in dark blue color (Entire North America and most of South America) cannot see this lunar eclipse.
As this is a penumbral eclipse, it can be hard to see, as the Moon will only be a bit fainter.
Full Moon will be conjunct Ketu in Aquarius and aspected by Sun, Jupiter from Virgo when it begins.
Both Aquarius and Pisces signs indicate water, so we can expect heavy rains, floods, cyclones and other water related natural calamities in countries where eclipse can be seen.
Moon is above the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions, the entire eclipse is visible in India.

Timings of entire Lunar Eclipse in September 2016

Event UTC Time Time in India
Penumbral eclipse begins 16 Sep, 16:54:42 16 Sep, 22:24:42
Maximum eclipse 16 Sep, 18:54:20 17 Sep, 00:24:20
Penumbral eclipse ends 16 Sep, 20:53:59 17 Sep, 02:23:59

Total duration of the eclipse is 3 hours, 59 minutes. It starts on 16 September night (Asia) and ends in early hours of 17 September 2016.

Lunar Eclipse 16-17 September 2016 Astrology Effects on 12 Zodiac Signs

Moon will be under influence of Ketu in Aquarius, Rahu, and Mercury in Leo, Sun and Jupiter in Virgo.
While Jupiter remains combust and Mercury retrograde, this eclipse will prove to be psychologically disturbing for people and places under moon signs and ascendants of Aquarius, Pisces (partially), Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Scorpio and Capricorn (partial).
If you are born with Moon in Punarvasu, Visakha or Poorvabhadra constellations, or going through Jupiter (Guru) or Moon (Chandra) Vimsottari Dasa, then expect major changes in life within 2 weeks (most of them will be against you though).
If you are born under Cancer Moon sign or Ascendant or going through Moon Dasa, then it is time to take care of your money, health and relationships.
European economy will suffer further in September 2016.

There will be few sleepless nights, hidden fears about future or loss of reputation, disturbing yet impactful dreams during second half of september for above signs.

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