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Eclipse visible in Guatemala – December 10, 2011 — 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 Guatemala, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse.

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 December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Guatemala on Saturday, December 10, 2011

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 GuatemalaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 5:35 AM291°West-northwest7.6° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in GuatemalaDec 10 at 6:09 AM293°West-northwest0.4° 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 Guatemala 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 West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetDec 10 at 6:12 AM293°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 6:46 AM296°West-northwest7.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 8:08 AM303°West-northwest24.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 8:31 AM306°Northwest29.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 8:55 AM309°Northwest33.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsDec 10 at 10:16 AM326°Northwest46.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 10 at 11:28 AM348°North-northwest52.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Guatemala (CST - Central Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Guatemala

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in GuatemalaLooks like in GuatemalaPath of the eclipse
Mar 14, 2006LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3, 2007LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 20 / Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 18, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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