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Flag for U.S.A. June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Fairbanks
Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 2:23 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Fairbanks: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 12:57 AM

Maximum: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 2:23 AM

Ended: Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 6:19 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 22 minutes

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June 26, 2010 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fairbanks

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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 Fairbanks. 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
2:16 AM Jun 262:23 AM Jun 262:52 AM Jun 26
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Local times for eclipse in Fairbanks on Saturday, June 26, 2010

EventTime in FairbanksDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 12:57 AM168°South-southeast0.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to South-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 26 at 2:16 AM186°South0.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to South for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximal Eclipse visible in FairbanksJun 26 at 2:23 AM187°South0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Fairbanks would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to South for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJun 26 at 2:52 AM194°South-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJun 26 at 3:38 AM204°South-southwest1.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJun 26 at 4:59 AM221°Southwest6.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 26 at 6:19 AM238°West-southwest12.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Fairbanks (AKDT – Alaska Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Fairbanks

Eclipse Visibility from FairbanksVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Fairbanks, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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