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Flag for Australia November 30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia

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Monday, November 30, 2020 at 7:12 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Alice Springs: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 5:02 PM

Maximum: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 7:12 PM

Ends: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 9:23 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 21 minutes

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November 30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Alice Springs

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears 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 November 30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
7:04 PM Nov 307:12 PM Nov 309:23 PM Nov 30
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Local times for eclipse in Alice Springs on Monday, November 30, 2020

EventTime in Alice SpringsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 30 at 5:02 PM78°East-northeast26.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseNov 30 at 7:04 PM67°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseNov 30 at 7:12 PM66°East-northeast1.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 30 at 9:23 PM49°Northeast25.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Alice Springs (ACST – Australian Central Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Alice Springs.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Alice Springs

Eclipse Visibility from Alice SpringsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
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