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

Max view in Adak
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

Location

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

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

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.

More about the June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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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 PM141°Southeast6.8°
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 AM156°South-southeast12.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 2:03 AM170°South15.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 3:06 AM185°South15.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 4:18 AM201°South-southwest13.0°
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
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
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