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Flag for Australia June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia

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Monday, June 4, 2012 at 8:33 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Alice Springs: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 6:18 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 8:33 PM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 10:48 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes

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June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Alice Springs

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Alice Springs. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:29 PM Jun 48:33 PM Jun 49:36 PM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Alice Springs on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in Alice SpringsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 6:18 PM111°East-southeast5.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 7:29 PM105°East-southeast20.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 8:33 PM101°East34.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 9:36 PM96°East48.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 10:48 PM91°East64.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Alice Springs (ACST – Australian Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Alice Springs

Eclipse Visibility from Alice SpringsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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