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Flag for Algeria June 24, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Algiers, Algeria (Alger)

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Monday, June 24, 2002 at 10:27 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Algiers: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 9:22 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 10:27 PM

Ended: Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 11:31 PM

Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes


June 24, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Algiers

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During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the June 24, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:22 PM Jun 2410:27 PM Jun 2411:31 PM Jun 24
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Local times for eclipse in Algiers on Monday, June 24, 2002

EventTime in AlgiersDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 24 at 9:22:30 PM134°Southeast11.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJun 24 at 10:27:00 PM146°Southeast19.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 24 at 11:31:30 PM160°South-southeast24.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Algiers (CET – Central European Time).

Eclipses visible in Algiers

Eclipse Visibility from AlgiersVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarAnnular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
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