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Flag for Australia June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Eucla, Western Australia, Australia

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Monday, June 4, 2012 at 7:48 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Eucla: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 5:33 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 7:48 PM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 10:03 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes


June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Eucla

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Eucla. 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
6:44 PM Jun 47:48 PM Jun 48:51 PM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Eucla on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in EuclaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 5:33:11 PM112°East-southeast4.5°
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 6:44:55 PM104°East-southeast18.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 7:48:13 PM97°East31.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 8:51:29 PM90°East44.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 10:03:16 PM79°East58.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Eucla (ACWST – Australian Central Western Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Eucla

Eclipse Visibility From EuclaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Jun 6VenusTransit
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
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