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Flag for New Zealand June 6, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New Zealand

Max view in Chatham Islands
Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 7:48 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Chatham Islands: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 6:30 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 7:48 AM

Ends: Sat, Jun 6, 2020 at 9:49 AM


Duration: 3 hours, 18 minutes

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June 6, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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

StartMaxMoonset
6:30 AM Jun 67:48 AM Jun 67:56 AM Jun 6
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Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Saturday, June 6, 2020

EventTime in Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 6 at 6:30 AM254°West-southwest13.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Chatham IslandsJun 6 at 7:48 AM241°West-southwest1.0°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Chatham Islands would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetJun 6 at 7:56 AM240°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 6 at 8:09 AM238°West-southwest1.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 6 at 9:49 AM219°Southwest15.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Chatham Islands (CHAST – Chatham Island Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Chatham Islands

Eclipse Visibility from Chatham IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30 / Dec 1LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26 / May 27LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 22SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2029Jan 1LunarPartial
Total
2029Jun 26LunarPartial
Total
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