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Flag for French Guiana October 18, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Cayenne, French Guiana

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Friday, October 18, 2013 at 8:50 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Cayenne: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 6:50 PM

Maximum: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 8:50 PM

Ended: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 10:49 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 59 minutes


October 18, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Cayenne

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared 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 October 18, 2013 – October 19, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

6:50 PM Oct 188:50 PM Oct 1810:49 PM Oct 18
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Local times for eclipse in Cayenne on Friday, October 18, 2013

EventTime in CayenneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 18 at 6:50:40 PM80°East10.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseOct 18 at 8:50:11 PM80°East38.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 18 at 10:49:47 PM72°East-northeast67.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Cayenne (GFT – French Guiana Time).

Eclipses visible in Cayenne

Eclipse Visibility from CayenneVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Cayenne, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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