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Flag for Malaysia December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 10:31 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Kuala Lumpur: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 7:33 PM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 10:31 PM

Ended: Sun, Dec 11, 2011 at 1:30 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 56 minutes


December 10, 2011 – December 11, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kuala Lumpur

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Kuala Lumpur. 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
8:45 PM Dec 1010:31 PM Dec 1012:17 AM Dec 11
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Local times for eclipse in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in Kuala LumpurDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 7:33 PM68°East-northeast8.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 8:45 PM66°East-northeast24.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 10:06 PM62°East-northeast42.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 10:31 PM59°East-northeast47.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 10:57 PM55°Northeast52.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 11 at 12:17 AM31°North-northeast66.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 11 at 1:30 AM347°North-northwest69.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kuala Lumpur (MYT – Malaysia Time).

Eclipses visible in Kuala Lumpur

Eclipse Visibility from Kuala LumpurVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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