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Flag for Russia December 21, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia

Max view in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at 6:16 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 3:29 PM

Maximum: Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 6:16 PM

Ended: Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 9:04 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 35 minutes


December 21, 2010 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
4:33 PM Dec 216:16 PM Dec 218:01 PM Dec 21
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Local times for eclipse in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk on Tuesday, December 21, 2010

EventTime in Yuzhno-SakhalinskDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 3:29:20 PM43°Northeast8.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 4:32:39 PM54°Northeast0.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseDec 21 at 4:33:08 PM54°Northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsDec 21 at 5:40:50 PM66°East-northeast9.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Maximum EclipseDec 21 at 6:16:56 PM72°East-northeast14.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 21 at 6:53:08 PM77°East-northeast20.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 21 at 8:01:20 PM89°East31.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 21 at 9:04:31 PM101°East41.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (SAKT – Sakhalin Time).

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
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 2SolarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
2019Jan 21LunarPenumbral
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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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