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Flag for Laos June 25, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Vientiane, Laos

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Tuesday, June 25, 2002 at 4:27 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Vientiane: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Jun 25, 2002 at 3:22 AM

Maximum: Tue, Jun 25, 2002 at 4:27 AM

Ended: Tue, Jun 25, 2002 at 5:31 AM


Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

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June 25, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Vientiane

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the June 24, 2002 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
3:22 AM Jun 254:27 AM Jun 255:31 AM Jun 25
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Local times for eclipse in Vientiane on Tuesday, June 25, 2002

EventTime in VientianeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 25 at 3:22 AM229°Southwest25.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJun 25 at 4:27 AM237°West-southwest13.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 25 at 5:31 AM243°West-southwest1.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Vientiane (ICT – Indochina Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Vientiane

Eclipse Visibility from VientianeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003Nov 9LunarPenumbral
Total
2004May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28LunarPartial
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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