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Flag for Papua New Guinea June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Max view in Port Moresby
Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 9:38 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Port Moresby: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 6:57 PM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 9:38 PM

Ended: Sun, Jun 27, 2010 at 12:19 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes


June 26, 2010 – June 27, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port Moresby

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 Port Moresby. 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
8:16 PM Jun 269:38 PM Jun 2610:59 PM Jun 26
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Local times for eclipse in Port Moresby on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in Port MoresbyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 6:57 PM113°East-southeast14.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 8:16 PM113°East-southeast31.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 9:38 PM116°East-southeast49.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 10:59 PM131°Southeast66.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 27 at 12:19 AM180°South75.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Port Moresby (PGT – Papua New Guinea Time).

Eclipses visible in Port Moresby

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