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Flag for U.S.A. June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.

Max view in Atlanta
Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 6:18 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Atlanta: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 4:57 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 6:18 AM

Ended: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 10:19 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes

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June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Atlanta

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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 Atlanta. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

More about the June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
6:16 AM Jun 266:18 AM Jun 266:26 AM Jun 26
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Local times for eclipse in Atlanta on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in AtlantaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 4:57 AM227°Southwest13.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 6:16 AM239°West-southwest1.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximal Eclipse visible in AtlantaJun 26 at 6:18 AM239°West-southwest1.2°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Atlanta would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetJun 26 at 6:26 AM240°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 7:38 AM249°West-southwest13.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 8:59 AM259°West29.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 26 at 10:19 AM268°West44.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Atlanta (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Atlanta

Eclipse Visibility from AtlantaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 24 / May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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