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Jun 5, 2020 at 9:24 pm
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Lobatse

Began: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 7:45 pm

Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:24 pm -0.41 Magnitude

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

Duration: 3 hours, 18 minutes

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June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Lobatse

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Lobatse. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (CAT) for Lobatse.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:45 pm Fri, Jun 5
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-southeast 101°
28.3°
9:24 pm Fri, Jun 5
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East 93°
49.9°
11:04 pm Fri, Jun 5
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 82°
71.7°

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared 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 Lobatse

Eclipse Visibility From LobatseVisibility Worldwide
Jun 21, 2020 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, North in Australia, Much of Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean
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
Dec 14, 2020 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South in Africa, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
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
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Lobatse, or the path map image for global details.

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