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Flag for Austria December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Wien)

Max view in Vienna
Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 4:09 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Vienna: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 12:33 PM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 4:09 PM

Ended: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 6:30 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 56 minutes

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December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Vienna

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Vienna, but it could be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covered a large portion of the Moon, so this was still a nice sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
4:00 PM Dec 104:09 PM Dec 105:17 PM Dec 10
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Local times for eclipse in Vienna on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in ViennaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 12:33 PM13°North-northeast19.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 1:45 PM29°North-northeast15.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 3:06 PM45°Northeast7.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 3:31 PM50°Northeast2.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 3:57 PM55°Northeast0.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseDec 10 at 4:00 PM55°Northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in ViennaDec 10 at 4:09 PM57°East-northeast1.1°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Vienna would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 10 at 5:17 PM69°East-northeast10.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 10 at 6:30 PM81°East21.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Vienna (CET – Central European Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Vienna.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Vienna

Eclipse Visibility from ViennaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Vienna, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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