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Flag for Indonesia June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Max view in Palu
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 7:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Palu: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 4:48 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 7:03 PM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 9:18 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes

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June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Palu

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Palu. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

More about the June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
5:59 PM Jun 47:03 PM Jun 48:06 PM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Palu on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in PaluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 4:48 PM113°East-southeast15.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 4 at 5:55 PM112°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 5:59 PM112°East-southeast0.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 7:03 PM112°East-southeast14.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 8:06 PM115°East-southeast28.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 9:18 PM120°East-southeast44.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Palu (WITA – Central Indonesian Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Palu

Eclipse Visibility from PaluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
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
Note: Click on the date link for details in Palu, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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