Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Wellington, New Zealand
Eclipse visible in Wellington – Apr 24, 2005 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do 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.
Local times for eclipse in Wellington on Sunday, April 24, 2005
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.Wellington (NZST - New Zealand Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Wellington
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|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|
|Nov 24, 2003||Solar||Total||Partial|
|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|
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