Eclipse Calculator – Solar Eclipses in Vientiane, Laos
Eclipse visible in Vientiane – Aug 6, 2009 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
BETA: This is a temporary animation, it would look different in real life. We hope to fix that issue soon.
Local times for eclipse in Vientiane on Thursday, August 6, 2009
Click on the Sun/Moon symbols in the column entitled “Looks like” to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
|Event||Time in Vientiane||Direction||Altitude||Looks like||Comments|
|Maximum Eclipse||Aug 6 at 5:47 AM||253°||0.1° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Moonset||Aug 6 at 5:47 AM||253°||0.1° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Penumbral eclipse begins||Aug 6 at 6:07 AM||255°||5.1° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Aug 6 at 9:11 AM||266°||46.6° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
|Moonrise||Aug 6 at 6:51 PM||104°||0.0° below||Not directly visible||Under horizon|
This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Vientiane (ICT - Indochina Time).
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