LUNAR PENUMBRAL ECLIPSE 09 FEBRUARY 2009
Conditions of visibility and various information, data from NASA, elaborated with WinOccult (C)
Eclipse Predictions by Fred Espenak, NASA's GSFC
Date Ist.(T.U.) Magnit. Duration
Begins penumbral phase 09/02/2009 12h36m50s
Max 09/02/2009 14h38m16s 0.924 04h03m
Ends penumbral phase 09/02/2009 16h39m21s
Eastern Canada and the USA will miss the eclipse entirely since the eclipse begins after moonset.
Observers in western Canada and the USA will have the best views with moonset occurring sometime
after mid-eclipse. To catch the entire event, one must be in Alaska, Hawaii, Australia, or East Asia.