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Jun 5, 2020 at 9:45 pm
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Aalst

Begins: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:41 pm

Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:45 pm -0.43 Magnitude

Ends: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 11:04 pm

Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes

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June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Aalst

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:45 pm Fri, Jun 5Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 104°
-16.4°
9:24 pm Fri, Jun 5Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 122°
-2.0°
9:41 pm Fri, Jun 5RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction Southeast 125°
-0.2°
9:45 pm Fri, Jun 5
Maximum in Aalst This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Aalst. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Aalst 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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction Southeast 126°
0.2°
11:04 pm Fri, Jun 5
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Map direction Southeast 142°
8.1°

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Aalst

Eclipse Visibility From AalstVisibility Worldwide
Jun 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jul 5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 10, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Africa, Much of North America, Atlantic, Arctic
Nov 19, 2021 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
May 16, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Aalst, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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