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Flag for Russia June 15, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Moscow, Russia (Moskva)

Max view in Moscow
Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 12:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Moscow: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 9:24 PM

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

Ended: Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 3:00 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes

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

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Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Moscow. 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
10:22 PM Jun 1512:12 AM Jun 162:02 AM Jun 16
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Local times for eclipse in Moscow on Thursday, June 16, 2011

EventTime in MoscowDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 9:24 PM127°Southeast3.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 15 at 10:05 PM135°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 10:22 PM139°Southeast1.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Total Eclipse beginsJun 15 at 11:22 PM151°South-southeast5.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Maximum EclipseJun 16 at 12:12 AM162°South-southeast8.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsJun 16 at 1:02 AM173°South9.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 16 at 2:02 AM187°South10.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 16 at 3:00 AM200°South-southwest8.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Times are local for Moscow (MSK – Moscow Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Moscow

Eclipse Visibility from MoscowVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Jan 4SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Moscow, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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