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Jun 5, 2020 at 9:04 pm
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Crawley

Began: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:00 pm

Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:04 pm -0.50 Magnitude

Ended: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 10:04 pm

Duration: 1 hour, 4 minutes

Location

June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Crawley

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:45 pm Fri, Jun 5Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 101°
-19.0°
8:24 pm Fri, Jun 5Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 119°
-5.2°
9:00 pm Fri, Jun 5RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction Southeast 125°
-0.2°
9:04 pm Fri, Jun 5
Maximum in Crawley This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Crawley. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Crawley 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°
10:04 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 138°
6.3°

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 Crawley

Eclipse Visibility From CrawleyVisibility Worldwide
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
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
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 Partial 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 Crawley, or the path map image for global details.

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