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Sunday, December 12, 2010

NEWS - 2nd Total Lunar Eclipse in 2010

December 2010 - 2nd Total Lunar Eclipse in 2010
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A total lunar eclipse will take place on December 20/21, 2010. It will be visible about 9:30pm Pacific Standard Time on December 21 in North and South America. The beginning of the total eclipse will be visible from northern Europe just before sunrise. The end of the total eclipse will be visible rising at sunset for Japan and northeastern Asia.
It is the second of two lunar eclipses in 2010. The first was a partial lunar eclipse on June 26, 2010
Times of over North America
EventPST
(-8 UTC)
MST
(-7 UTC)
CST
(-6 UTC)
EST
(-5 UTC)
Start penumbral (P1)9:27 pm (*)10:27 pm (*)11:27 pm (*)12:27 am
Start umbral (U1)10:32 pm (*)11:32 pm (*)12:32 am1:32 am
Start total (U2)11:40 pm (*)12:40 am1:40 am2:40 am
Greatest eclipse12:17 am1:17 am2:17 am3:17 am
End total (U3)12:53 am1:53 am2:53 am3:53 am
End umbra (U4)2:02 am3:02 am4:02 am5:02 am
End penumbral (P4)3:06 am4:06 am5:06 am6:06 am
(*) before midnight on December 20