Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Anchorage – Nov 28, 2012 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.
Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Wednesday, November 28, 2012
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.Anchorage (AKST - Alaska Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Anchorage
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|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|
|Apr 4, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 27, 2015||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 8, 2016||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 23, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 10, 2017||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 21, 2017||Solar||Total||Partial|
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