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Eclipse visible in Sydney – June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Sydney. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

More about the June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Sydney on Monday, June 4, 2012

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.

EventTime in SydneyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 6:49 PM100°East23.6° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 8:07 PM91°East39.1° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 9:03 PM83°East50.3° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 9:59 PM72°East-northeast61.3° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 11:16 PM39°Northeast74.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

Times are local for Sydney (AEST - Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Sydney

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in SydneyLooks like in SydneyPath of the eclipse
Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 7, 2008SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 17, 2008LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 26, 2009SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 9 / Feb 10, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 1, 2010LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 26 / Jun 27, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 16, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10 / Dec 11, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 14, 2012SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28 / Nov 29, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 26, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 10, 2013SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 29, 2014SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8 / Oct 9, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4 / Apr 5, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23 / Mar 24, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 17, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 8, 2017LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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