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Flag for Indonesia December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Max view in Palu
Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 10:31 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Palu: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 7:33 PM

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

Ended: Sun, Dec 11, 2011 at 1:30 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 56 minutes

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December 10, 2011 – December 11, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Palu

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Palu. 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
8:45 PM Dec 1010:31 PM Dec 1012:17 AM Dec 11
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Local times for eclipse in Palu on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in PaluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 7:33 PM65°East-northeast23.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 8:45 PM59°East-northeast39.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 10:06 PM46°Northeast54.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 10:31 PM39°Northeast59.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 10:57 PM29°North-northeast62.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 11 at 12:17 AM347°North-northwest65.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 11 at 1:30 AM318°Northwest57.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Palu (WITA – Central Indonesian Time).

Eclipses visible in Palu

Eclipse Visibility from PaluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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