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Flag for U.S.A. February 9, 2009 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Baker Island, U.S.A.

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Monday, February 9, 2009 at 2:38 AM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Baker Island: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 12:38 AM

Maximum: Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 2:38 AM

Ended: Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 4:37 AM


Duration: 3 hours, 59 minutes

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February 9, 2009 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Baker Island

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared 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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxEnd
12:38 AM Feb 92:38 AM Feb 94:37 AM Feb 9
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Local times for eclipse in Baker Island on Monday, February 9, 2009

EventTime in Baker IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsFeb 9 at 12:38 AM322°Northwest72.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseFeb 9 at 2:38 AM290°West-northwest47.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsFeb 9 at 4:37 AM284°West-northwest19.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Baker Island (AoE – Anywhere on Earth).

Eclipses visible in Baker Island

Eclipse Visibility from Baker IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20LunarPartial
Total
2000Jul 15 / Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 25 / May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Apr 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 16 / Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2007Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 21SolarPartial
Total
2009Dec 31LunarPenumbral
Partial
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