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Eclipse visible in Rankin Inlet – February 10, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do 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

Local times for eclipse in Rankin Inlet on Friday, February 10, 2017

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Rankin InletDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 10 at 4:36 PM62°East-northeast0.6° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseFeb 10 at 6:44 PM89°East13.5° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 10 at 8:53 PM119°East-southeast26.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Times are local for Rankin Inlet (CST - Central Standard Time).

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