Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > Naypyidaw, Myanmar

Flag for Myanmar June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Naypyidaw, Myanmar (Nay Pyi Taw)

Max View in Naypyidaw
Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 6:51 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Naypyidaw: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 3:27 PM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 6:51 PM

Ended: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 8:49 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes


June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Naypyidaw

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Naypyidaw. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

More about the June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:48 PM Jun 266:51 PM Jun 267:29 PM Jun 26
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in Naypyidaw on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in NaypyidawDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 3:27:24 PM105°East-southeast43.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 4:46:59 PM108°East-southeast26.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 6:08:28 PM113°East-southeast8.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 26 at 6:48:39 PM116°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in NaypyidawJun 26 at 6:51:06 PM116°East-southeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Naypyidaw 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.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 7:29:50 PM119°East-southeast7.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 26 at 8:49:32 PM129°Southeast22.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Naypyidaw (MMT – Myanmar Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Naypyidaw

Eclipse Visibility From NaypyidawVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
2012Jun 6VenusTransit
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016May 9MercuryTransit
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Naypyidaw, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All Eclipses Worldwide, From 1900 to 2100