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Eclipse visible in Albany – Mar 14, 2006 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do 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 Mar 14 – Mar 15, 2006 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Albany on Tuesday, March 14, 2006

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in AlbanyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsMar 14 at 4:26 PM71°East-northeast15.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMar 14 at 5:53 PM86°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 14 at 6:35 PM93°East7.0° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 14 at 9:10 PM123°East-southeast32.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Albany (EST - Eastern Standard Time).

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
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Looks like in
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Path of the eclipse
Jan 9, 2001LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Nov 19, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27 / Oct 28, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 24, 2005LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 17, 2005LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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Mar 3, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
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Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
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