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Flag for China June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Shantou, Guangdong, China

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Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 7:38 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Shantou: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 4:57 PM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 7:38 PM

Ended: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 10:19 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes


June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Shantou

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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 Shantou. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:01 PM Jun 267:38 PM Jun 268:59 PM Jun 26
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Local times for eclipse in Shantou on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in ShantouDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 4:57:24 PM107°East-southeast26.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 6:16:59 PM113°East-southeast9.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 26 at 7:01:26 PM117°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 7:38:28 PM120°East-southeast6.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 8:59:50 PM131°Southeast21.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 26 at 10:19:32 PM146°Southeast33.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Shantou (CST – China Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Shantou

Eclipse Visibility from ShantouVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarAnnular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Shantou, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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