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Flag for Azerbaijan September 16, 2016 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Baku, Azerbaijan

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Friday, September 16, 2016 at 11:54 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Baku: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 9:54 PM

Maximum: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 11:54 PM

Ends: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 at 1:53 AM

Duration: 3 hours, 59 minutes


September 16, 2016 – September 17, 2016 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Baku

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During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:54 PM Sep 1611:54 PM Sep 161:53 AM Sep 17
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Local times for eclipse in Baku on Friday, September 16, 2016

EventTime in BakuDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 16 at 9:54:42 PM118°East-southeast22.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseSep 16 at 11:54:20 PM146°Southeast39.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 17 at 1:53:59 AM185°South46.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Baku (AZST – Azerbaijan Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Baku

Eclipse Visibility from BakuVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Baku, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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