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Flag for Finland February 11, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Rovaniemi, Finland

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Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 2:43 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Rovaniemi: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 at 12:34 AM

Maximum: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 at 2:43 AM

Ends: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 at 4:53 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 19 minutes


February 11, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Rovaniemi

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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.

More about the February 10, 2017 – February 11, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

12:34 AM Feb 112:43 AM Feb 114:53 AM Feb 11
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Local times for eclipse in Rovaniemi on Saturday, February 11, 2017

EventTime in RovaniemiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 11 at 12:34:14 AM183°South36.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseFeb 11 at 2:43:49 AM219°Southwest31.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 11 at 4:53:25 AM251°West-southwest20.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rovaniemi (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Rovaniemi

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