Aug 6, 1990 Partial Lunar Eclipse
What this lunar eclipse looks like
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- East in Europe
- South/East Asia
- South/East Africa
- Much of North America
- South in South America
- Indian Ocean
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Dhaka, Bangladesh
- Taipei, Taiwan
- Hanoi, Vietnam
- Tokyo, Japan
- Hong Kong, Hong Kong
- Jakarta, Jakarta Special Capital Region, Indonesia
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Manila, Philippines
- Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
- Yangon, Myanmar
- Kolkata, West Bengal, India
- Seoul, South Korea
- Beijing, Beijing Municipality, China
- Singapore, Singapore
- Bangkok, Thailand
- Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China
- New Delhi, Delhi, India
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
When the eclipse happens worldwideLunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time.
The times displayed might be a minute or two off actual times.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Seattle*||Visible in Seattle|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Aug 6 at 11:32 AM||Aug 6 at 4:32 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Aug 6 at 12:45 PM||Aug 6 at 5:45 AM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Aug 6 at 2:12 PM||Aug 6 at 7:12 AM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Aug 6 at 3:38 PM||Aug 6 at 8:38 AM||No, below horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Aug 6 at 4:51 PM||Aug 6 at 9:51 AM||No, below horizon|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Seattle some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.