Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Palikir, Ponape, Micronesia
Eclipse visible in Palikir – August 17, 2008 — Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
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.
Local times for eclipse in Palikir on Sunday, August 17, 2008
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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Palikir.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Palikir
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Palikir||Looks like in Palikir||Path of the eclipse|
|May 5, 2004||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Oct 14, 2004||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17 / Oct 18, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 8, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 28 / Aug 29, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Feb 9 / Feb 10, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 22, 2009||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jan 1, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jun 26 / Jun 27, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 21, 2010||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 16, 2011||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Dec 10 / Dec 11, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 21, 2012||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jun 4 / Jun 5, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 14, 2012||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 28 / Nov 29, 2012||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 26, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 10, 2013||Solar||Annular||Partial|
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