Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Tauranga, New Zealand
Eclipse visible in Tauranga – September 8, 2006 — Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Tauranga. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.
The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Tauranga on Friday, September 8, 2006
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Tauranga.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Tauranga
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Tauranga||Looks like in Tauranga||Path of the eclipse|
|Jul 6, 2001||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 30 / Dec 31, 2001||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26 / May 27, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 16, 2003||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|May 5, 2004||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 9, 2005||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17 / Oct 18, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 8, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 28 / Aug 29, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 7, 2008||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Feb 10, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 26 / Jun 27, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 21 / Dec 22, 2010||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 16, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 11, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
Sun & Moon Calculators for Tauranga
Types of Eclipses
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