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Flag for New Zealand June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New Zealand

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Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:48 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Chatham Islands: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 9:33 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 11:48 PM

Ended: Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 2:03 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes


June 4, 2012 – June 5, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands

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

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
10:44 PM Jun 411:48 PM Jun 412:51 AM Jun 5
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Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 9:33:11 PM72°East-northeast47.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 10:44:55 PM52°Northeast58.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 11:48:13 PM24°North-northeast65.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 5 at 12:51:29 AM348°North-northwest66.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 5 at 2:03:16 AM314°Northwest60.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Chatham Islands (CHAST – Chatham Island Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Chatham Islands

Eclipse Visibility from Chatham IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21 / Dec 22LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2011Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
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