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Eclipse visible in Bangui – September 7, 2006 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Bangui. There are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

More about the September 7, 2006 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Bangui on Thursday, September 7, 2006

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 BanguiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 7 at 5:46 PM97°East0.4° 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 for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 7 at 7:17 PM99°East21.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseSep 7 at 7:51 PM101°East30.1° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 7 at 8:26 PM102°East-southeast38.4° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 7 at 9:57 PM110°East-southeast59.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Times are local for Bangui (WAT - West Africa Time).

Other eclipses visible in Bangui

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in BanguiLooks like in BanguiPath of the eclipse
Jan 9, 2001LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 21, 2001SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 5, 2001LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 24, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 20, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 4, 2002SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 16, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 4 / May 5, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 28, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 3, 2005SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 14 / Mar 15, 2006LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 29, 2006SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 7, 2006LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3 / Mar 4, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16 / Aug 17, 2008LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 6, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 15, 2010SolarAnnularAnnularEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 15, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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