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Flag for U.S.A. June 3, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Adak, Alaska, U.S.A.

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Monday, June 4, 2012 at 2:03 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Adak: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 11:48 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 2:03 AM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 4:18 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes


June 3, 2012 – June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Adak

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Adak. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
12:59 AM Jun 42:03 AM Jun 43:06 AM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Adak on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in AdakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 3 at 11:48:11 PM140°Southeast6.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 4 at 12:59:55 AM156°South-southeast12.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 2:03:13 AM170°South15.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 3:06:29 AM185°South15.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 4:18:16 AM201°South-southwest13.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Adak (HADT – Hawaii-Aleutian Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Adak

Eclipse Visibility from AdakVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Adak, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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