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Flag for Egypt June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Cairo, Egypt (Al Qâhirah)

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Friday, June 5, 2020 at 9:24 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Cairo: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 7:45 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:24 PM

Ends: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 11:04 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 18 minutes


June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Cairo

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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

7:45 PM Jun 59:24 PM Jun 511:04 PM Jun 5
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Local times for eclipse in Cairo on Friday, June 5, 2020

EventTime in CairoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 5 at 7:45:51 PM123°East-southeast11.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJun 5 at 9:24:55 PM140°Southeast26.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 5 at 11:04:03 PM164°South-southeast35.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Cairo (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Cairo

Eclipse Visibility from CairoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarPartial
2022Oct 25SolarPartial
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
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