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Flag for US Virgin Islands February 10, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands

Max view in Charlotte Amalie
Friday, February 10, 2017 at 8:44 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Charlotte Amalie: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 6:34 PM

Maximum: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 8:44 PM

Ends: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 10:53 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 19 minutes

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February 10, 2017 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Charlotte Amalie

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

StartMaxEnd
6:34 PM Feb 108:44 PM Feb 1010:53 PM Feb 10
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Local times for eclipse in Charlotte Amalie on Friday, February 10, 2017

EventTime in Charlotte AmalieDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 10 at 6:34 PM78°East-northeast5.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Maximum EclipseFeb 10 at 8:43 PM87°East34.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 10 at 10:53 PM99°East64.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Charlotte Amalie (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Charlotte Amalie

Eclipse Visibility from Charlotte AmalieVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Partial
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