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Friday, September 16, 2016 at 6:54 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Bobo-Dioulasso: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 4:54 PM

Maximum: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 6:54 PM

Ended: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 8:54 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 59 minutes

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September 16, 2016 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Bobo-Dioulasso

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared 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

MoonriseMaxEnd
6:16 PM Sep 166:54 PM Sep 168:54 PM Sep 16
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Local times for eclipse in Bobo-Dioulasso on Friday, September 16, 2016

EventTime in Bobo-DioulassoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 16 at 4:54:43 PM90°East19.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseSep 16 at 6:16:06 PM94°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 16 at 6:54:21 PM95°East8.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 16 at 8:54:00 PM102°East-southeast36.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Bobo-Dioulasso (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Bobo-Dioulasso

Eclipse Visibility From Bobo-DioulassoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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