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Flag for Uruguay February 10, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Mercedes, Uruguay

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Friday, February 10, 2017 at 10:43 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Mercedes: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 8:34 PM

Maximum: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 10:43 PM

Ends: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 at 12:53 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 19 minutes

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February 10, 2017 – February 11, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Mercedes

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. 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.

More about the February 10, 2017 – February 11, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
8:38 PM Feb 1010:43 PM Feb 1012:53 AM Feb 11
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Local times for eclipse in Mercedes on Friday, February 10, 2017

EventTime in MercedesDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 10 at 8:34 PM74°East-northeast0.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseFeb 10 at 8:38 PM74°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseFeb 10 at 10:43 PM55°Northeast22.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 11 at 12:53 AM25°North-northeast39.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mercedes (UYST – Uruguay Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Mercedes

Eclipse Visibility from MercedesVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mercedes, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100