Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Eclipse visible in Sydney – Jun 16, 2011 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Sydney on Thursday, June 16, 2011
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse is visible in Sydney.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Sydney (AEST - Australian Eastern Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Sydney
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Sep 8, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 28, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 7, 2008||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 26, 2009||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Feb 9 / Feb 10, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 1, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Jun 26 / Jun 27, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 21, 2010||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jun 16, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 10 / Dec 11, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 4, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 14, 2012||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 28 / Nov 29, 2012||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 26, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 10, 2013||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Apr 15, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 29, 2014||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Oct 8 / Oct 9, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 4 / Apr 5, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 23 / Mar 24, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 17, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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