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June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Weymouth, England, United Kingdom

Jun 5, 2020 at 9:14 pm
Max View in Weymouth, England
Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse in Weymouth, England
Began: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:07 pm
Maximum: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 9:14 pm -0.559 Magnitude
Ended: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 at 10:04 pm
Duration: 57 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


June 5, 2020 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Weymouth

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

6:45 pm Fri, Jun 5Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 100°
8:24 pm Fri, Jun 5Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 117°
9:07 pm Fri, Jun 5RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction Southeast 125°
9:14 pm Fri, Jun 5
Maximum in Weymouth This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Weymouth. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Weymouth 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°
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 136°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

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.

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Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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

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