Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > MD of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

Flag for Canada February 10, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — MD of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

Max view in MD of Lunenburg
Friday, February 10, 2017 at 8:43 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

MD of Lunenburg: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 6:34 PM

Maximum: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 8:43 PM

Ends: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 10:53 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 19 minutes


February 10, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — MD of Lunenburg

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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.

More about the February 10, 2017 – February 11, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:34 PM Feb 108:43 PM Feb 1010:53 PM Feb 10
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in MD of Lunenburg on Friday, February 10, 2017

EventTime in MD of LunenburgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 10 at 6:34:14 PM82°East10.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseFeb 10 at 8:43:49 PM105°East-southeast32.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 10 at 10:53:25 PM138°Southeast51.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for MD of Lunenburg (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in MD of Lunenburg

Eclipse Visibility from MD of LunenburgVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in MD of Lunenburg, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100