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Flag for India December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai, Maharashtra, India (Bombay)

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Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 8:01 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Mumbai: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 5:03 PM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 8:01 PM

Ended: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 11:00 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 56 minutes

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December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mumbai

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mumbai. 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
6:15 PM Dec 108:01 PM Dec 109:47 PM Dec 10
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Local times for eclipse in Mumbai on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in MumbaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 5:03 PM62°East-northeast11.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseDec 10 at 5:55 PM66°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 6:15 PM68°East-northeast3.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 7:36 PM73°East-northeast21.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 8:01 PM74°East-northeast26.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 8:27 PM75°East-northeast32.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 10 at 9:47 PM77°East-northeast50.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 10 at 11:00 PM77°East-northeast66.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mumbai (IST – India Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Mumbai

Eclipse Visibility from MumbaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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