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Flag for Pakistan June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

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Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 1:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Karachi: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 10:25 PM

Maximum: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 1:12 AM

Ended: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 3:59 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes


June 15, 2011 – June 16, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Karachi

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Karachi. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:25 PM Jun 151:12 AM Jun 163:00 AM Jun 16
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Local times for eclipse in Karachi on Thursday, June 16, 2011

EventTime in KarachiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 10:25 PM147°South-southeast33.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 11:25 PM161°South-southeast38.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJun 16 at 12:23 AM178°South41.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJun 16 at 1:12 AM193°South-southwest40.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJun 16 at 2:01 AM206°South-southwest36.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 16 at 3:00 AM219°Southwest29.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 3:59 AM230°Southwest20.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Karachi (PKT – Pakistan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Karachi

Eclipse Visibility from KarachiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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