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Flag for Mongolia June 6, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (Ulan Bator)

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Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 4:24 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Ulaanbaatar: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 2:45 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 4:24 AM

Ends: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 6:04 AM

Duration: 3 hours, 18 minutes


June 6, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

2:45 AM Jun 64:24 AM Jun 66:04 AM Jun 6
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Local times for eclipse in Ulaanbaatar on Saturday, June 6, 2020

EventTime in UlaanbaatarDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 6 at 2:45:51 AM194°South-southwest18.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJun 6 at 4:24:55 AM216°Southwest11.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 6 at 6:04:03 AM235°Southwest0.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
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 Southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Ulaanbaatar (ULAST – (null)).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Ulaanbaatar

Eclipse Visibility from UlaanbaatarVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarPartial
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Jul 19LunarPenumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
2029Dec 21LunarTotal
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