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Get ready…another eclipse coming up Nov 28

Published November 26, 2012 by jnaomiay

Planet Earth will experience a penumbral eclipse on Nov 28.

The last lunar eclipse of 2012 is a deep penumbral eclipse with a magnitude of 0.9155. It should be easily visible to the naked eye as a dusky shading in the northern half of the Moon. The times of the major phases are listed below.

                 Penumbral Eclipse Begins:    12:14:58 UT
                 Greatest Eclipse:            14:33:00 UT
                 Penumbral Eclipse Ends:      16:51:02 UT

If you have good visibility, it should appear something like this:

If you live in Seattle, it will look like this:
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