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Flag for Latvia June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Riga, Latvia

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Friday, June 5, 2020 at 10:24 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Riga: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 8:45 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 10:24 PM

Ends: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 12:04 AM

Duration: 3 hours, 18 minutes


June 5, 2020 – June 6, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Riga

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During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears 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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

9:54 PM Jun 510:24 PM Jun 512:04 AM Jun 6
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Local times for eclipse in Riga on Friday, June 5, 2020

EventTime in RigaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 5 at 8:45:51 PM119°East-southeast7.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 5 at 9:54:20 PM133°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 5 at 10:24:55 PM139°Southeast2.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 6 at 12:04:03 AM160°South-southeast8.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Times are local for Riga (EEST – Eastern European Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Riga

Eclipse Visibility from RigaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarPenumbral
2022Oct 25SolarPartial
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2025Mar 29SolarPartial
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 12SolarPartial
2029Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Riga, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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