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Flag for Canada December 20, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada

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Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at 1:16 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Inuvik: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Dec 20, 2010 at 10:29 PM

Maximum: Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 1:16 AM

Ended: Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 4:04 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 35 minutes


December 20, 2010 – December 21, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Inuvik

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Inuvik. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:32 PM Dec 201:16 AM Dec 213:01 AM Dec 21
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Local times for eclipse in Inuvik on Tuesday, December 21, 2010

EventTime in InuvikDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 20 at 10:29:20 PM120°East-southeast35.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 20 at 11:32:39 PM137°Southeast40.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 12:40:50 AM157°South-southeast43.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 21 at 1:16:56 AM168°South-southeast44.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 21 at 1:53:08 AM180°South44.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 21 at 3:01:20 AM201°South-southwest43.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 21 at 4:04:31 AM219°Southwest40.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Inuvik (MST – Mountain Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Inuvik

Eclipse Visibility From InuvikVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 5VenusTransit
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
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