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Flag for Russia September 8, 2006 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Anadyr, Russia

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Friday, September 8, 2006 at 5:52 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Anadyr: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Sep 8, 2006 at 5:44 AM

Maximum: Fri, Sep 8, 2006 at 5:52 AM

Ended: Fri, Sep 8, 2006 at 9:58 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 14 minutes


September 8, 2006 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Anadyr

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

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.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

5:44 AM Sep 85:52 AM Sep 85:58 AM Sep 8
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Local times for eclipse in Anadyr on Friday, September 8, 2006

EventTime in AnadyrDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 8 at 5:44:08 AM249°West-southwest1.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximal Eclipse visible in AnadyrSep 8 at 5:52:56 AM250°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 Anadyr 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.
MoonsetSep 8 at 5:58:18 AM252°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 8 at 7:05:49 AM266°West7.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 8 at 7:51:20 AM277°West11.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsSep 8 at 8:36:53 AM287°West-northwest15.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 8 at 9:58:32 AM306°Northwest23.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Anadyr (ANAST – Anadyr Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Anadyr

Eclipse Visibility From AnadyrVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2000Jul 31SolarPartial
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 6LunarPenumbral
2001Dec 30 / Dec 31LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 7MercuryTransit
2003May 31SolarPartial
2003Nov 9LunarPenumbral
2004Jun 8VenusTransit
2004Oct 14SolarPartial
2004Oct 28LunarPartial
2005Apr 24 / Apr 25LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPenumbral
2006Nov 9MercuryTransit
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarPartial
2009Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Anadyr, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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