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Flag for Russia September 8, 2006 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia

Max view in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
Friday, September 8, 2006 at 5:51 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Fri, Sep 8, 2006 at 3:44 AM

Maximum: Fri, Sep 8, 2006 at 5:51 AM

Ended: Fri, Sep 8, 2006 at 7:58 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 14 minutes


September 8, 2006 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

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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 Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. 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 partialMaxEnd of partial
5:05 AM Sep 85:51 AM Sep 86:36 AM Sep 8
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Local times for eclipse in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk on Friday, September 8, 2006

EventTime in Yuzhno-SakhalinskDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 8 at 3:44:08 AM220°Southwest26.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 8 at 5:05:49 AM238°West-southwest16.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseSep 8 at 5:51:20 AM247°West-southwest10.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 8 at 6:36:53 AM256°West-southwest3.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetSep 8 at 7:00:58 AM260°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 8 at 7:58:32 AM270°West9.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (SAKST – (null)).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Eclipse Visibility from Yuzhno-SakhalinskVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
2004May 5LunarPartial
2004Oct 14SolarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Mar 4LunarPenumbral
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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