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Flag for Finland December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rovaniemi, Finland

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Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 4:31 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Rovaniemi: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 1:33 PM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 4:31 PM

Ended: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 7:30 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 56 minutes

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December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rovaniemi

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Rovaniemi. 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
2:45 PM Dec 104:31 PM Dec 106:17 PM Dec 10
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Local times for eclipse in Rovaniemi on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in RovaniemiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 1:33 PM21°North-northeast0.3°
The 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 North-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 2:45 PM36°Northeast3.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 4:06 PM54°Northeast8.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northeast.
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 4:31 PM59°East-northeast10.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 4:57 PM64°East-northeast12.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 10 at 6:17 PM82°East20.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 10 at 7:30 PM98°East27.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rovaniemi (EET – Eastern European Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Rovaniemi

Eclipse Visibility from RovaniemiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 1 / Jun 2SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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