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Eclipse visible in Midway – November 28, 2012 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

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.

More about the November 28, 2012 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Midway 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.

EventTime in MidwayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 28 at 1:17 AM235°Southwest76.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximum EclipseNov 28 at 3:33 AM269°West48.7° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 28 at 5:49 AM283°West-northwest19.7° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

Times are local for Midway (SST - Samoa Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Midway

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in MidwayLooks like in MidwayPath of the eclipse
Aug 27 / Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
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Feb 9, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 6, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 21, 2009SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25 / Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 20 / Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 20, 2012SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 3 / Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 9, 2013SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 14, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 7 / Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 3 / Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 8, 2016SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 22 / Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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