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Flag for Luxembourg November 18, 1994 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Luxembourg, Luxembourg

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Friday, November 18, 1994 at 7:43 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Luxembourg: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Nov 18, 1994 at 5:28 AM

Maximum: Fri, Nov 18, 1994 at 7:43 AM

Ended: Fri, Nov 18, 1994 at 9:59 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 32 minutes


November 18, 1994 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Luxembourg

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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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:28 AM Nov 187:43 AM Nov 187:50 AM Nov 18
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Local times for eclipse in Luxembourg on Friday, November 18, 1994

EventTime in LuxembourgDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 18 at 5:28:04 AM273°West20.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseNov 18 at 7:43:53 AM297°West-northwest0.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetNov 18 at 7:50:02 AM298°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 18 at 9:59:42 AM324°Northwest15.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Luxembourg (CET – Central European Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Luxembourg

Eclipse Visibility from LuxembourgVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 9LunarTotal
1991Jan 30LunarPenumbral
1991Jun 27LunarPenumbral
1992Jun 15LunarPenumbral
1992Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
1993Nov 29LunarTotal
1994May 10SolarPartial
1994May 25LunarPartial
1994Nov 18LunarPenumbral
1995Oct 8LunarPenumbral
1996Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
1996Sep 27LunarTotal
1996Oct 12SolarPartial
1997Mar 24LunarPartial
1997Sep 16LunarTotal
1998Mar 13LunarPenumbral
1998Aug 8LunarPenumbral
1999Jan 31LunarPenumbral
1999Aug 11SolarTotal
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