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Flag for Mexico August 5, 2009 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

Max view in Guadalajara
Wednesday, August 5, 2009 at 8:26 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Guadalajara: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 6:04 PM

Maximum: Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 8:26 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 9:14 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 10 minutes

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August 5, 2009 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Guadalajara

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.

More about the August 5, 2009 – August 6, 2009 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
8:23 PM Aug 58:26 PM Aug 59:14 PM Aug 5
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Local times for eclipse in Guadalajara on Wednesday, August 5, 2009

EventTime in GuadalajaraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 5 at 6:04 PM97°East31.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 5 at 7:39 PM103°East-southeast10.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 5 at 8:23 PM107°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in GuadalajaraAug 5 at 8:26 PM107°East-southeast0.6°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Guadalajara would be around this time.
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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 5 at 9:14 PM111°East-southeast10.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Guadalajara (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Guadalajara

Eclipse Visibility from GuadalajaraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
Total
2000Dec 25SolarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2007Mar 3LunarPartial
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Guadalajara, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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