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Eclipse visible in El Aaiún – August 16, 2008 – August 17, 2008 — Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from El Aaiún. There are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.
Local times for eclipse in El Aaiún on Saturday, August 16, 2008
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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in El Aaiún.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in El Aaiún
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in El Aaiún||Looks like in El Aaiún||Path of the eclipse|
|May 16, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 4, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 28, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 3, 2005||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 14 / Mar 15, 2006||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 29, 2006||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Sep 7, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 22, 2006||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 3 / Mar 4, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 21, 2008||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 16 / Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 6, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 31, 2009||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 21, 2010||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jan 4, 2011||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Jun 15, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 25, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 18 / Oct 19, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 3, 2013||Solar||Total||Partial|
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