PENUMBRAL ECLIPSE 5 JUNE 2020

PENUMBRAL ECLIPSE 5 JUNE 2020

PENUMBRAL ECLIPSE 5 JUNE

A penumbral lunar eclipse is expected to occur on the intervening nights of June 5 and June 6. A lunar eclipse occurs when Earth's position is between the Sun and the Moon. Therefore the shadow of the Earth falls on the Moon. A penumbral lunar eclipse when the penumbra (a diffused shadow) as opposed to the umbra (a total shadow) of Earth's shadow falls on the moon, giving it a reddish-crimson tinge. During this penumbral eclipse the Earth's penumbra will cover, at maximum, 57% of the Moon. In Cyprus, the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse will begin at 20:44 Fri, Jun 5. At 22:24 Fri, Jun 5, we will reach the Maximum of the Eclipse. The Moon will be at closest to the centre of the shadow. At 00:04 Sat, Jun 6 the Penumbral Eclipse ends. In other place of the world, it will be visible in India along with much of Asia, much of Europe, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean and Antarctica. The year 2020 has been listed to witness four lunar eclipses.

 

If you have any querries or suggestions, do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail or call +357 9999 1111.

 

 

LINKS:

VIEW THE PHOTOS ON OUR FB PAGE...

https://www.facebook.com/groups/kition

 

 

 

The KITION PLANETARIUM & OBSERVATORY welcomes you
Join our spacewalk

 

 
KITION PLANETARIUM & OBSERVATORY Facebook Group  
  Write a review about 
Kition Planetarium & Observatory
at Trip Advisor.

CHALLENGE

Kiti booked.net
+23°C

High: +23°

Low: +19°

Wed, 18.11.2020


moon phase

FIND US


Copyright © 2008-2021 Kition Planetarium & Observatory. All rights reserved
Developed & Designed by KITION PLANETARIUM & OBSERVATORY

Legal Notices