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Flag for Australia June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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Monday, June 4, 2012 at 9:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Canberra: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 6:48 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 9:03 PM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 11:18 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes


June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Canberra

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Canberra. 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
7:59 PM Jun 49:03 PM Jun 410:06 PM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Canberra on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in CanberraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 6:48:11 PM101°East21.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 7:59:55 PM92°East35.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 9:03:13 PM83°East48.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 10:06:29 PM70°East-northeast60.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 11:18:16 PM42°Northeast72.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Canberra (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Canberra

Eclipse Visibility from CanberraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
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