Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
People from Asia, Europe, Africa and Australia witnessed penumbral lunar eclipse

People from Asia, Europe, Africa, and Australia will be able to witness the penumbral lunar eclipse on June 5 starting at 11:15 pm and it will reach the maximum eclipse at 12:54 am (on June 6) when the faint shadow of the Earth completely engulfs the Moon. A penumbral eclipse is a bit hard to distinguish from a normal Full Moon.

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 - 08:00 AM / by Harsh V Singh

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