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Flag for Greenland December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Danmarkshavn, Greenland

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Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:31 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Danmarkshavn: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 11:33 AM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 2:31 PM

Ended: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 5:30 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 56 minutes


December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Danmarkshavn

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Danmarkshavn. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
12:45 PM Dec 102:31 PM Dec 104:17 PM Dec 10
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Local times for eclipse in Danmarkshavn on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in DanmarkshavnDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 11:33:36 AM340°North-northwest9.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northwest.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 12:45:44 PM356°North8.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 2:06:18 PM14°North-northeast8.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northeast.
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 2:31:49 PM20°North-northeast9.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northeast.
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 2:57:25 PM26°North-northeast9.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 10 at 4:17:59 PM44°Northeast12.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 10 at 5:30:01 PM60°East-northeast15.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Danmarkshavn (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Danmarkshavn

Eclipse Visibility from DanmarkshavnVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20 / May 21SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
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