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Flag for France June 24, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Paris, Île-de-France, France

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Monday, June 24, 2002 at 11:27 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Paris: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 10:22 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 11:27 PM

Ended: Tue, Jun 25, 2002 at 12:31 AM

Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes


June 24, 2002 – June 25, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Paris

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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.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

10:22 PM Jun 2411:27 PM Jun 2412:31 AM Jun 25
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Local times for eclipse in Paris on Monday, June 24, 2002

EventTime in ParisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 24 at 10:22:30 PM134°Southeast2.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseJun 24 at 11:27:00 PM147°South-southeast8.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 25 at 12:31:30 AM161°South-southeast13.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Paris (CEST – Central European Summer Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Paris

Eclipse Visibility From ParisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 7MercuryTransit
2003May 16LunarTotal
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Jun 8VenusTransit
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
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