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Flag for Canada August 16, 2027 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada

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Tuesday, August 17, 2027 at 12:13 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Whitehorse: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Aug 16, 2027 at 10:24 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 17, 2027 at 12:13 AM

Ends: Tue, Aug 17, 2027 at 2:03 AM

Duration: 3 hours, 39 minutes


August 16, 2027 – August 17, 2027 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Whitehorse

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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.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

10:24 PM Aug 1612:13 AM Aug 172:03 AM Aug 17
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Local times for eclipse in Whitehorse on Tuesday, August 17, 2027

EventTime in WhitehorseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 16 at 10:24:26 PM128°Southeast4.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseAug 17 at 12:13:44 AM153°South-southeast12.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 17 at 2:03:01 AM179°South16.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Whitehorse (PDT – Pacific Daylight Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Whitehorse

Eclipse Visibility From WhitehorseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15LunarPartial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 11SolarPartial
2029Dec 20LunarPartial
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