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Group Description

This lunar eclipse will take place on June 15, 2011. This will be the first of two total lunar eclipses in 2011, the second occurring on December 10.

Visibility
This eclipse is a relatively rare central eclipse where the moon passes in front of the center of the Earth's shadow. It will best viewed in over Africa, and Central Asia. Other places will see the eclipse rising over South America, Western Africa, and Europe, and setting over Eastern Asia, and Australia.




Astronomy calculators
Moon Calculator – find times for moonrise, moonset and more
Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate Moon Phases for any year
Sunrise Calculator – find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Day and Night World Map – See which parts of the Earth are currently illuminated by the Sun

External links
Fred Espenak's Eclipse Website (NASA)

Group Rules

Only photos of the June15 2011 Lunar Eclipse please - others will removed without warning.
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Additional Info

  • This group will count toward the photo's limit (60 for Pro members, 30 for free members)
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Videos, Images
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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