Total Lunar Eclipse Phenomenon

The Survey Department conducted a sighting of the eclipse at several locations in the country to give the public the opportunity to view the Total Lunar Eclipse that occurred for 14 minutes and 28 seconds.

In the Brunei Muara District, the Survey Department conducted a sighting of the eclipse at the Brunei Bridge Authority Building area under the Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Bridge. The public had the opportunity to witness the phenomenon using the provided telescope, theodolite and binoculars.

In Tutong District, the sighting was held at Tatangan Persiaran Sungai Tutong. The peak of the total lunar eclipse was at 7:18 in the evening before ending at 9:49 at night.

Meanwhile in Temburong District, the sighting and equipment was allocated in front of Utama Bumiputra Complex in Bangar Town. Also witnessing the phenomenon was Pengiran Mohammad Ameer Mubarak bin Pengiran Haji Hashim, Acting Temburong District Officer.

Source: Radio Television Brunei