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Penumbral lunar eclipse on June 5 2020 (Brazil)

penumbral lunar eclipse June 5, 2020 (Brazil)
Note: This image is here for illustrative purposes and does not represent the actual eclipse on this date.

The Moon information shown here applies to Brasilia, Brazil on Friday, June 5, 2020. (Local time America/Sao Paulo)

Moonrise to moonset11h38m
Distance to the center of the Sun151,803,993 km
Distance to the center of Earth370,456 km
Moon ilumination (at midnight)99.4%
Lunar phasewaxing
Current zodiac sign the MoonSagittarius ♐
Moon age (days past new moon)14

Choose a country from the list to get relevant information:

According to international time UTC, a lunar eclipse will occur on June 5, 2020 which will be visible in some parts of the world. The following shows the cities in Brazil from which the eclipse could be visible (note that the following is a short list of some of the main cities, the eclipse may be visible from other cities not listed here). The date and local time of the event shown below.

CityEclipse visible?Phase
BrasiliaYes Penumbral
Rio BrancoNo-
MaceióYes Penumbral
SalvadorYes Penumbral
FortalezaYes Penumbral
VitóriaYes Penumbral
GoiâniaYes Penumbral
São LuísYes Penumbral
Campo GrandeNo-
Belo HorizonteYes Penumbral
João PessoaYes Penumbral
CuritibaYes Penumbral
RecifeYes Penumbral
TeresinaYes Penumbral
Rio de JaneiroYes Penumbral
NatalYes Penumbral
Porto AlegreYes Penumbral
Porto VelhoNo-
Boa VistaNo-
FlorianópolisYes Penumbral
São PauloYes Penumbral
AracajuYes Penumbral

Information about this eclipse

penumbral lunar eclipse This image shows the global map with two regions: the shaded region where you can not see the lunar eclipse, and the blank region, where it can be seen. The image details the type of eclipse, the magnitude of the penumbra and umbra, Saros series to which this eclipse belongs, among other data. The date and time displayed in this image are international date and time, therefore, they might not apply to your country. However, to know the date and exact time of penumbral lunar eclipse in your country, you can see the table below. (Click on the image to enlarge it).

Eclipse schedule in Brazil

The following table shows the schedule and phases of the penumbral lunar eclipse of June 5, 2020 in Brazil. For each city we have assigned a time zone which is very precise and it takes into account Daylight Saving Time (if applicable).

Moon alt.: Excellent  Good  Low  Too low  

Event datePen. Mag.Umb. Mag.Penumbral eclipse beginsMoon alt.Partial eclipse beginsUmbral eclipse beginsMax. eclipse beginsMoon alt.Umbral eclipse endsPartial eclipse endsPenumbral eclipse endsMoon alt.
Brasilia (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-37--16:25-18--18:042
Maceió (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-31--16:25-11--18:0411
Salvador (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-32--16:25-12--18:0410
Fortaleza (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-37--16:25-16--18:046
Vitória (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-29--16:25-10--18:0411
Goiânia (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-37--16:25-19--18:041
São Luís (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-42--16:25-21--18:041
Belo Horizonte (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-32--16:25-13--18:047
João Pessoa (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-32--16:25-11--18:0411
Curitiba (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-31--16:25-15--18:045
Recife (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-31--16:25-10--18:0411
Teresina (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-40--16:25-19--18:043
Rio de Janeiro (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-29--16:25-11--18:049
Natal (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-33--16:25-12--18:0410
Porto Alegre (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-29--16:25-14--18:045
Florianópolis (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-29--16:25-13--18:046
São Paulo (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-31--16:25-14--18:046
Aracaju (UTC -3)2020-06-0556.8%0%14:46-32--16:25-11--18:0410

You can read the table above as follows: On June 5, 2020 in Brasilia, America/Sao_Paulo (UTC -3), an penumbral lunar eclipse will start at 14:46, the maximum eclipse will occur at 16:25 when the Moon reaches an altitud of -18°;this event will come to an end at 18:04 and will have a penumbral magnitud of 0.568 (this is the fraction of the Moon obscured by the entrance to The Earth's penumbra) and an umbral magnitud of -0.405 (fraction of the Moon obscured by the umbra of The Earth).

We must take into account the altitude of the moon, for example, in Brasilia, due to the low altitude of the Moon (-18 degrees) this lunar eclipse will not be very obvious.

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