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Flag for South Africa June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands), South Africa

Max view in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)
Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 4:49 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands): Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 11:57 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 4:49 PM

Ended: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 5:19 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes

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June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)

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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

MoonriseMaxEnd
4:46 PM Jun 264:49 PM Jun 265:19 PM Jun 26
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Local times for eclipse in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands) on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)DirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 11:57 AM187°South19.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 1:16 PM168°South-southeast19.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 2:38 PM150°South-southeast14.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 3:59 PM134°Southeast6.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJun 26 at 4:46 PM126°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)Jun 26 at 4:49 PM125°Southeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands) 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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 26 at 5:19 PM120°East-southeast4.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Times are local for Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands) (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands).

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

Eclipses visible in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)

Eclipse Visibility from Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands)Visibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
Partial
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Marion Island (Prince Edward Islands), or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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