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Eclipse visible in Anchorage – December 31, 2009 — Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Anchorage. There are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Thursday, December 31, 2009
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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Anchorage.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Anchorage
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Anchorage||Looks like in Anchorage||Path of the eclipse|
|Oct 13, 2004||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Oct 27, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 23 / Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 27 / Aug 28, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 20, 2008||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 9, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 31, 2009||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jun 26, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 20 / Dec 21, 2010||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 10, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 20, 2012||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jun 4, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 28, 2012||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 8, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 23, 2014||Solar||Partial||Partial|
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