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Eclipse visible in Hamburg – December 21, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Hamburg, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

More about the December 21, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Hamburg on Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in HamburgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 6:30 AM289°West-northwest15.3° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 7:33 AM300°West-northwest7.1° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in HamburgDec 21 at 8:33 AM311°Northwest0.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Hamburg 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 Northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetDec 21 at 8:38 AM312°Northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 8:42 AM313°Northwest0.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseDec 21 at 9:16 AM320°Northwest3.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsDec 21 at 9:51 AM327°North-northwest7.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsDec 21 at 11:00 AM341°North-northwest11.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 21 at 12:03 PM355°North13.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Hamburg (CET - Central European Time).

Other eclipses visible in Hamburg

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in HamburgLooks like in HamburgPath of the eclipse
Oct 3, 2005SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 14 / Mar 15, 2006LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 29, 2006SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 7, 2006LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3 / Mar 4, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 1, 2008SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16 / Aug 17, 2008LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 9, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 6, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 4, 2011SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 15 / Jun 16, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 25 / Apr 26, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 18 / Oct 19, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 20, 2015SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth

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