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Flag for Antarctica June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mawson, Antarctica (Mawson Base, Holme Bay)

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Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 1:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Mawson: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 10:24 PM

Maximum: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 1:12 AM

Ended: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes


June 15, 2011 – June 16, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mawson

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mawson. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:22 PM Jun 151:12 AM Jun 163:02 AM Jun 16
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Local times for eclipse in Mawson on Thursday, June 16, 2011

EventTime in MawsonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 10:24:36 PM43°Northeast40.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 11:22:57 PM26°North-northeast43.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJun 16 at 12:22:31 AMNorth44.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJun 16 at 1:12:41 AM352°North44.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJun 16 at 2:02:42 AM337°North-northwest43.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 16 at 3:02:15 AM319°Northwest40.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 4:00:44 AM303°West-northwest36.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mawson (MAWT – Mawson Time).

Eclipses visible in Mawson

Eclipse Visibility from MawsonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mawson, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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