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Flag for France October 8, 1995 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Paris, France

Max view in Paris
Sunday, October 8, 1995 at 6:11 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Paris: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Oct 8, 1995 at 3:00 PM

Maximum: Sun, Oct 8, 1995 at 6:11 PM

Ended: Sun, Oct 8, 1995 at 7:07 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 8 minutes

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October 8, 1995 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Paris

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 8, 1995 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
6:07 PM Oct 86:11 PM Oct 87:07 PM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Paris on Sunday, October 8, 1995

EventTime in ParisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 3:00 PM42°Northeast26.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 5:04 PM68°East-northeast10.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 8 at 6:07 PM80°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in ParisOct 8 at 6:11 PM80°East0.6°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Paris would be around this time.
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 East for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 7:07 PM90°East9.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Times are local for Paris (CET – Central European Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Paris

Eclipse Visibility from ParisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9LunarTotal
Total
1991Jan 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1992Jun 15LunarPartial
Partial
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
1993Nov 29LunarTotal
Total
1994May 10SolarPartial
Annular
1994May 25LunarPartial
Partial
1994Nov 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1996Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
Partial
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
Partial
1997Sep 16LunarTotal
Total
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1999Aug 11SolarPartial
Total
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