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Eclipse visible in Nouakchott – July 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do 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.

More about the July 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Nouakchott on Sunday, July 5, 2020

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in NouakchottDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 5 at 3:11 AM217°Southwest37.0° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJul 5 at 4:30 AM231°Southwest24.1° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 5 at 5:50 AM241°West-southwest9.0° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.

Times are local for Nouakchott (GMT - Greenwich Mean Time).

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