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Flag for Australia June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Townsville, Queensland, Australia

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Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 9:38 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Townsville: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 6:57 PM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 9:38 PM

Ended: Sun, Jun 27, 2010 at 12:19 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes

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June 26, 2010 – June 27, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Townsville

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Townsville. 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
8:16 PM Jun 269:38 PM Jun 2610:59 PM Jun 26
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Local times for eclipse in Townsville on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in TownsvilleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 6:57 PM110°East-southeast17.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 8:16 PM106°East-southeast34.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 9:38 PM105°East-southeast52.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 10:59 PM108°East-southeast70.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 27 at 12:19 AM174°South85.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Townsville (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Townsville

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