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Flag for Wallis and Futuna June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna

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Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Mata-Utu: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 8:48 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 11:03 PM

Ended: Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 1:18 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes


June 4, 2012 – June 5, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mata-Utu

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Mata-Utu. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
9:59 PM Jun 411:03 PM Jun 412:06 AM Jun 5
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Local times for eclipse in Mata-Utu on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in Mata-UtuDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 8:48:11 PM108°East-southeast48.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 9:59:55 PM113°East-southeast64.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 11:03:13 PM133°Southeast77.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 5 at 12:06:29 AM210°South-southwest80.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 5 at 1:18:16 AM245°West-southwest66.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mata-Utu (WFT – Wallis and Futuna Time).

Eclipses visible in Mata-Utu

Eclipse Visibility from Mata-UtuVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Jul 12SolarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarPenumbral
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mata-Utu, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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