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Flag for Paraguay June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Asuncion, Paraguay

Max view in Asuncion
Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 6:36 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Asuncion: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 4:57 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 6:36 AM

Ended: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 10:19 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes


June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Asuncion

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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 Asuncion. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
6:16 AM Jun 266:36 AM Jun 266:38 AM Jun 26
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Local times for eclipse in Asuncion on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in AsuncionDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 4:57:24 AM252°West-southwest20.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 6:16:59 AM246°West-southwest3.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in AsuncionJun 26 at 6:36:00 AM244°West-southwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Asuncion would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJun 26 at 6:38:39 AM243°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 7:38:28 AM237°West-southwest11.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 8:59:50 AM225°Southwest25.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 26 at 10:19:32 AM208°South-southwest36.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Asuncion (PYT – Paraguay Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Asuncion

Eclipse Visibility from AsuncionVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2013May 24 / May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Asuncion, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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