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Flag for Kuwait June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kuwait City, Kuwait

Max view in Kuwait City
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 11:12 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Kuwait City: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 8:24 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 11:12 PM

Ended: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 2:00 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes

Location

June 15, 2011 – June 16, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kuwait City

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Kuwait City. 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
9:22 PM Jun 1511:12 PM Jun 151:02 AM Jun 16
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Local times for eclipse in Kuwait City on Wednesday, June 15, 2011

EventTime in Kuwait CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 8:24 PM133°Southeast18.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 9:22 PM144°Southeast26.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 10:22 PM157°South-southeast33.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJun 15 at 11:12 PM170°South36.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJun 16 at 12:02 AM184°South36.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 16 at 1:02 AM200°South-southwest34.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 2:00 AM214°South-southwest28.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kuwait City (AST – Arabia Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Kuwait City

Eclipse Visibility from Kuwait CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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