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Flag for Namibia June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Windhoek, Namibia

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Friday, June 5, 2020 at 8:24 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Windhoek: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 6:45 PM

Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 8:24 PM

Ends: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 10:04 PM

Duration: 3 hours, 18 minutes


June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Windhoek

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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

6:45 PM Jun 58:24 PM Jun 510:04 PM Jun 5
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Local times for eclipse in Windhoek on Friday, June 5, 2020

EventTime in WindhoekDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 5 at 6:45:51 PM105°East-southeast20.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseJun 5 at 8:24:55 PM99°East41.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 5 at 10:04:03 PM93°East63.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Windhoek (WAT – West Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Windhoek

Eclipse Visibility from WindhoekVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarTotal
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
2027Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarPartial
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
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