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Flag for French Southern Territories June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Port-aux-Francais, French Southern Territories

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Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 1:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Port-aux-Francais: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 10:24 PM

Maximum: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 1:12 AM

Ended: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes


June 15, 2011 – June 16, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Port-aux-Francais

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Port-aux-Francais. 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
11:22 PM Jun 151:12 AM Jun 163:02 AM Jun 16
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Local times for eclipse in Port-aux-Francais on Thursday, June 16, 2011

EventTime in Port-aux-FrancaisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 10:24:36 PM49°Northeast55.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 11:22:57 PM26°North-northeast61.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJun 16 at 12:22:31 AM357°North63.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJun 16 at 1:12:41 AM333°North-northwest61.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJun 16 at 2:02:42 AM314°Northwest56.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 16 at 3:02:15 AM296°West-northwest48.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 4:00:44 AM282°West-northwest40.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Port-aux-Francais (TFT – French Southern and Antarctic Time).

Eclipses visible in Port-aux-Francais

Eclipse Visibility from Port-aux-FrancaisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port-aux-Francais, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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