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Eclipse visible in Helsinki – June 15, 2011 – June 16, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Helsinki.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Helsinki on Wednesday, June 15, 2011

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 HelsinkiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 8:25 PM117°East-southeast12.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 9:25 PM129°Southeast6.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 10:23 PM141°Southeast0.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 15 at 10:37 PM144°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 15 at 11:12 PM151°South-southeast2.0° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsJun 16 at 12:01 AM162°South-southeast4.3° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 16 at 1:00 AM175°South5.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 1:59 AM188°South5.6° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.

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

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

Times are local for Helsinki (EEST - Eastern European Summer Time).

Other eclipses visible in Helsinki

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in HelsinkiLooks like in HelsinkiPath of the eclipse
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 1, 2008SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16 / Aug 17, 2008LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 9, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 6, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 4, 2011SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 15 / Jun 16, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 25 / Apr 26, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 19, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 20, 2015SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
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