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Flag for New Zealand June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Taupo, New Zealand (Taupō-nui-a-Tia)

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Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Taupo: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 8:48 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 11:03 PM

Ended: Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 1:18 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes

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June 4, 2012 – June 5, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Taupo

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Taupo. 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
9:59 PM Jun 411:03 PM Jun 412:06 AM Jun 5
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Local times for eclipse in Taupo on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in TaupoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 8:48 PM83°East43.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 9:59 PM68°East-northeast56.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 11:03 PM47°Northeast66.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 5 at 12:06 AMNorth72.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 5 at 1:18 AM319°Northwest68.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Taupo (NZST – New Zealand Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Taupo

Eclipse Visibility from TaupoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21 / Dec 22LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
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