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Eclipses in Palikir, Pohnpei, Micronesia

Nov 30, 2020 at 8:42 pm
Max View in Palikir
Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Palikir
Begins: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 6:32 pm
Maximum: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 8:42 pm -0.262 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 10:53 pm
Duration: 4 hours, 21 minutes
Location

November 30, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Palikir

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:32 pm Mon, Nov 30
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 70°
6.2°
8:42 pm Mon, Nov 30
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-northeast 69°
35.7°
10:53 pm Mon, Nov 30
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Northeast 54°
64.1°

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 Palikir

Eclipse Visibility From PalikirVisibility Worldwide
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
May 26–27, 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
Nov 8–9, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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

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