December 2030 lunar eclipse

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
December 9, 2030
Lunar eclipse chart close-2030Dec09.png
The moon will perceptibly dim as the moon passed through the Earth's northern penumbral shadow
Series (and member) 145
Duration (hr:mn:sc)
Penumbral
Contacts
P1 UTC
Greatest
P4

A penumbral lunar eclipse will take place on December 9, 2030.[1]

Related lunar eclipsesEdit

Lunar year seriesEdit

Lunar eclipse series sets from 2027-2031
Ascending node   Descending node
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
110 2027 Jul 18
 
Penumbral
 
115 2028 Jan 12
 
Partial
 
120 2028 Jul 06
 
Partial
 
125 2028 Dec 31
 
Total
 
130 2029 Jun 26
 
Total
 
135 2029 Dec 20
 
Total
 
140 2030 Jun 15
 
Partial
 
145 2030 Dec 09
 
Penumbral
 
150 2031 Jun 05
 
Penumbral
 
Last set 2027 Aug 17 Last set 2027 Feb 20
Next set 2031 May 07 Next set 2031 Oct 30

Half-Saros cycleEdit

A lunar eclipse will be preceded and followed by solar eclipses by 9 years and 5.5 days (a half saros).[2] This lunar eclipse is related to two total solar eclipses of Solar Saros 152.

December 4, 2021 December 15, 2039
   

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Hermit Eclipse: Saros cycle 145
  2. ^ Mathematical Astronomy Morsels, Jean Meeus, p.110, Chapter 18, The half-saros

External linksEdit