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Flag for Canada June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Rae-Edzo, Northwest Territories, Canada (Behchoko)

Max view in Rae-Edzo
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 4:02 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Rae-Edzo: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 2:48 AM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 4:02 AM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 7:18 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes

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June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Rae-Edzo

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Rae-Edzo. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
3:59 AM Jun 44:02 AM Jun 44:11 AM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Rae-Edzo on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in Rae-EdzoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 2:48 AM197°South-southwest3.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 3:59 AM212°South-southwest0.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to South-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Rae-EdzoJun 4 at 4:02 AM213°South-southwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Rae-Edzo would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to South-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJun 4 at 4:11 AM215°Southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 5:03 AM226°Southwest2.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 6:06 AM239°West-southwest9.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 7:18 AM253°West-southwest16.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Rae-Edzo (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Rae-Edzo

Eclipse Visibility from Rae-EdzoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Rae-Edzo, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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