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Flag for U.S.A. December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nome, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Nome
Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 5:31 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Nome: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 2:35 AM

Maximum: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 5:31 AM

Ended: Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 8:28 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes

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December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nome

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Nome. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
3:46 AM Dec 105:31 AM Dec 107:16 AM Dec 10
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Local times for eclipse in Nome on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in NomeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 2:35 AM196°South-southwest46.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 3:46 AM219°Southwest43.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 5:08 AM241°West-southwest36.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 5:31 AM247°West-southwest34.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 5:55 AM253°West-southwest32.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 10 at 7:16 AM271°West23.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 10 at 8:28 AM286°West-northwest16.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Nome (AKST – Alaska Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Nome

Eclipse Visibility from NomeVisibility 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 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27LunarPenumbral
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
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