Jun 26, 2010 Partial Lunar Eclipse
A partial lunar eclipse is visible in areas such as the Pacific and eastern Australia on June 26, 2010. This is the first lunar eclipse in 2010 and the second of all eclipses that occur throughout the year.
What this lunar eclipse looks like
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- South/East Asia
- South/West North America
- Much of South America
- Indian Ocean
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Lima, Lima, Peru
- Guatemala, Guatemala
- Manila, Philippines
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Santiago, Chile
- Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Seoul, South Korea
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Singapore, Singapore
- Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
- Shanghai, China
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Taipei, Taiwan
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Jakarta, Jakarta Special Capital Region, Indonesia
- Hong Kong, Hong Kong
- Tokyo, Japan
- Hanoi, Vietnam
- Beijing, China
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 Washington DC*||Visible in Washington DC|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Jun 26 at 8:59 AM||Jun 26 at 4:59 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Jun 26 at 10:18 AM||Jun 26 at 6:18 AM||No, below horizon|
|Maximum Eclipse||Jun 26 at 11:38 AM||Jun 26 at 7:38 AM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Jun 26 at 12:58 PM||Jun 26 at 8:58 AM||No, below horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Jun 26 at 2:18 PM||Jun 26 at 10:18 AM||No, below horizon|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Washington DC some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.