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Eclipses in Melbourne Port, Victoria, Australia

Jan 11, 2020 at 6:06 am
Max View in Melbourne Port

Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Melbourne Port

Begins: Sat, Jan 11, 2020 at 4:07 am

Maximum: Sat, Jan 11, 2020 at 6:06 am -0.12 Magnitude

Ends: Sat, Jan 11, 2020 at 6:10 am

Duration: 2 hours, 2 minutes

Location

January 11, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Melbourne Port

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Melbourne Port. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (AEDT) for Melbourne Port.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:07 am Sat, Jan 11
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Northwest 320°
17.0°
6:06 am Sat, Jan 11
Maximum in Melbourne Port This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Melbourne Port. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Melbourne Port because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West-northwest 300°
0.2°
6:10 am Sat, Jan 11
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction West-northwest 299°
-0.2°
8:12 am Sat, Jan 11Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 283°
-22.2°


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Melbourne Port

Eclipse Visibility From Melbourne PortVisibility Worldwide
Jan 11, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 6, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic

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