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Flag for North Korea June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Pyongyang, North Korea

Max view in Pyongyang
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 8:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Pyongyang: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 5:48 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 8:03 PM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 10:18 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes

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June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Pyongyang

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Pyongyang. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:52 PM Jun 48:03 PM Jun 49:06 PM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Pyongyang on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in PyongyangDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 5:48 PM101°East22.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 6:59 PM111°East-southeast9.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 4 at 7:52 PM119°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 8:03 PM120°East-southeast1.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 9:06 PM131°Southeast10.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 10:18 PM145°Southeast19.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Pyongyang (KST – Korea Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Pyongyang

Eclipse Visibility from PyongyangVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Pyongyang, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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