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Flag for Canada July 7, 2009 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

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Tuesday, July 7, 2009 at 3:38 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Regina: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 2:37 AM

Maximum: Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 3:38 AM

Ended: Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 4:39 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute


July 7, 2009 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Regina

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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

2:37 AM Jul 73:38 AM Jul 74:39 AM Jul 7
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Local times for eclipse in Regina on Tuesday, July 7, 2009

EventTime in ReginaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 7 at 2:37:55 AM202°South-southwest11.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJul 7 at 3:38:38 AM215°Southwest7.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 7 at 4:39:18 AM227°Southwest1.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Regina (CST – Central Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Regina

Eclipse Visibility from ReginaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2000Jul 16LunarPenumbral
2000Jul 30SolarPartial
2000Dec 25SolarPartial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2003Nov 8LunarTotal
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2007Mar 3LunarPartial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
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