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

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

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Unalaska: 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


December 10, 2011 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Unalaska

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Unalaska. 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 Unalaska on Saturday, December 10, 2011

EventTime in UnalaskaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 2:35 AM199°South-southwest57.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 3:46 AM225°Southwest51.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsDec 10 at 5:08 AM248°West-southwest41.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseDec 10 at 5:31 AM254°West-southwest38.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsDec 10 at 5:55 AM259°West-southwest35.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsDec 10 at 7:16 AM275°West23.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsDec 10 at 8:28 AM288°West-northwest13.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Unalaska (AKST – Alaska Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Unalaska

Eclipse Visibility from UnalaskaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27LunarPenumbral
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
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