It was only in January 2018 that we experienced a super blue blood moon, and we’re pretty lucky to have another blood moon, or a total lunar eclipse, on July 28 (albeit a regular one). It’s set to occur between 1:14 a.m. and 5:44 a.m., and if you’re a hardcore astronomy lover or a photographer looking to get the best shot of this rare occasion, the Philippine Astronomical Society, Inc. has a list of observation stations where you can view the event with ample space and tools for free:


Quezon City

  • Manila Observatory, Ateneo de Manila University

Host: Philippine Astronomical Society

Set up time: 9pm-6am

Registration is REQUIRED. NO walk-ins allowed. 

More details:

Host: UP Astronomical Society

Set up time: 9pm-6am

Open to all. Accepts walk-ins.

More details:

  • Megatent Parking Lot, Libis 

Host: Science Quest X PAS

Set up time: 8pm-6am

Open to all. Accepts walk-ins.


  • The Nest Food and Lifestyle Park Taguig

Host: Philippine Astronomical Society 

Set up time: 11pm-6am

Open to all. Accepts walk-ins.


  • Backfield of SEIS-Imus Campus, Lancaster New City Cavite

Host: Astronomy and Physics Society of St. Edward Integrated Shool 

Set up time: 9pm-6am

Open to all. Accepts walk-ins.


  • Plaza Burgos, Vigan City, Ilocos Sur 

Host: Paul Go 

Set up time: 3am-6am

One scope set up only. Open to all.


  • IAU Arena IAU Town Center Kagudoy Rd., Basak Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu 

Host: IAU Astronomical Society 

Set up time: 7pm-5am

Open to all. Accepts walk-ins.

Complete details: 

Observation stations offer scopes and an unhindered view of the night sky, so here’s hoping that it won’t be cloudy!


*For more details and constellation-viewing events, follow the Facebook page of the Philippine Astronomical Society, Inc.

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