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Eclipses in Tamale, Ghana

Jun 5, 2020 at 7:24 pm
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Tamale

Began: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 6:15 pm

Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 7:24 pm -0.41 Magnitude

Ended: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:04 pm

Duration: 2 hours, 48 minutes

Location

June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Tamale

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:45 pm Fri, Jun 5Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 110°
-7.5°
6:15 pm Fri, Jun 5RisingMoonrise Rising, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase will make the moon so dim that it will be extremely difficult to view until moon gets higher in the sky or the total phase ends.Map direction East-southeast 111°
-0.2°
7:24 pm Fri, Jun 5
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-southeast 115°
14.2°
9:04 pm Fri, Jun 5
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southeast 125°
34.7°

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 Tamale

Eclipse Visibility From TamaleVisibility 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
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
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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