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Flag for Mauritius June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Port Louis, Mauritius

Max view in Port Louis
Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 12:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Port Louis: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 9:24 PM

Maximum: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 12:12 AM

Ended: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 3:00 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes

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June 15, 2011 – June 16, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Port Louis

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Port Louis. 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
10:22 PM Jun 1512:12 AM Jun 162:02 AM Jun 16
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Local times for eclipse in Port Louis on Thursday, June 16, 2011

EventTime in Port LouisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 9:24 PM102°East-southeast52.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 10:22 PM102°East-southeast65.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 11:22 PM108°East-southeast78.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJun 16 at 12:12 AM189°South86.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJun 16 at 1:02 AM253°West-southwest77.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 16 at 2:02 AM258°West-southwest64.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 3:00 AM258°West-southwest51.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Port Louis (MUT – Mauritius Time).

Eclipses visible in Port Louis

Eclipse Visibility from Port LouisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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