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Flag for U.S.A. June 3, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Midway, Midway Atoll, U.S.A.

Max view in Midway
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 12:03 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Midway: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 9:48 PM

Maximum: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 12:03 AM

Ended: Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 2:18 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 30 minutes

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June 3, 2012 – June 4, 2012 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Midway

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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 Midway. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
10:59 PM Jun 312:03 AM Jun 41:06 AM Jun 4
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Local times for eclipse in Midway on Monday, June 4, 2012

EventTime in MidwayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJun 3 at 9:48 PM135°Southeast23.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJun 3 at 10:59 PM150°South-southeast33.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseJun 4 at 12:03 AM167°South-southeast38.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJun 4 at 1:06 AM185°South39.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJun 4 at 2:18 AM204°South-southwest35.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Midway (SST – Samoa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Midway

Eclipse Visibility from MidwayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 14LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Midway, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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