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Flag for Australia June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Max view in Launceston
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 9:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Launceston: 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

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June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Launceston

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Launceston. 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 Launceston on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in LauncestonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 6:48 PM100°East21.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 7:59 PM89°East34.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 9:03 PM78°East-northeast45.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 10:06 PM63°East-northeast56.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 11:18 PM35°Northeast66.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Launceston (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Launceston

Eclipse Visibility from LauncestonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 13SolarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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