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Flag for Congo Dem.Rep. June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kinshasa, Congo Dem.Rep.

Max view in Kinshasa
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 9:12 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Kinshasa: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 6:24 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 9:12 PM

Ended: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 12:00 Midnight


Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes

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June 15, 2011 – June 16, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kinshasa

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Kinshasa. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:22 PM Jun 159:12 PM Jun 1511:02 PM Jun 15
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Local times for eclipse in Kinshasa on Wednesday, June 15, 2011

EventTime in KinshasaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 6:24 PM113°East-southeast8.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 7:22 PM113°East-southeast21.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 8:22 PM115°East-southeast34.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJun 15 at 9:12 PM119°East-southeast44.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJun 15 at 10:02 PM126°Southeast55.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 15 at 11:02 PM143°Southeast65.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 12:00 Midnight176°South70.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kinshasa (WAT – West Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Kinshasa

Eclipse Visibility from KinshasaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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