Lunar Eclipse on December 10 2011, Lunar Eclipse in December 2011

Chandra Grahan or the Lunar Eclipse on December 10, 2011 will be a Total lunar eclipse (Sampurna Chandra Grahan). This second Lunar Eclipse in 2011 will be visible in Asia, Australia, Eastern Europe, and Northwest North America. This total lunar eclipse lasts for more than 50 minutes.

As per the Universal Time (UT or GMT), here is the total schedule of time of Lunar Eclipse on 10 December 2011:

Penumbral Eclipse Begins:   11:33 UT

Partial Eclipse Begins:     12:45 UT (Pakshik Chandra Grahan starts)

Total Eclipse Begins:       14:06 UT (Purna Chandra Grahan begins)

Greatest Eclipse:           14:32 UT

Total Eclipse Ends:         14:57 UT (Poorna Chandra Grahan ends)

Partial Eclipse Ends:       16:18 UT (Pakshik Chandra Grahan ends)

Penumbral Eclipse Ends:     17:30 UT

This lunar eclipse will be visible after midnight on 10 December 2011 in Eastern Standard Time zone places in USA, Canada, and Mexico. The people of Eastern Europe will view the beginning of lunar eclipse at rising. This Chandra grahan will be visible at setting in Northwest North America.

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  1. aamir butt says:

    my wife is 14 weeks pregenant, n i wanna know time f moon eclips in pamplona, spain. this time the time is 12.30. when its starss n when it will end.

  2. usha says:

    now in fiji islands time is 2.50pm so you mean the grahan is finished in the morning at 7.20am

  3. usha says:

    so it will be 7.17 am on 11 december

  4. usha says:

    I want to know exact time of grahan in fiji islands

  5. preet says:

    i am 16 WEEKS PREGNANT.live in union city ca u s a.what precaution for chandra grahan

  6. Trupti says:

    hi, i’m 7th month pregnant, living in UK. Could you please tell me the precaution I should be taking for this grahan?
    & what is the time of grahan in uk?

  7. nayan says:

    I am 31 weeks pregnant, living in NJ, USA. Could you please let me know the precaution I should be taking for this grahan?What time would be te grahan for us in NJ.. KIndly answer soon.

  8. Jayram Pandit says:

    Here is a table of timings of chandra grahan or lunar eclipse December 2010 in some cities and countries…
    City Pen.
    Mag. Umbral
    Mag. Pen.
    Begins Moon
    Alt. Partial
    Begins Moon
    Alt. Mid
    Eclipse Moon
    Alt Partial
    Ends Moon
    Alt Pen.
    Ends Moon
    Alt
    AUSTRALIA
    Adelaide 2.281 1.256 16:29 -52° 17:33 -40° 19:17 -19° 21:01 -1° 22:04 10°
    Brisbane 2.281 1.256 16:29 -39° 17:33 -26° 19:17 -5° 21:01 14° 22:04 24°
    Darwin 2.281 1.256 16:29 -55° 17:33 -42° 19:17 -19° 21:01 4° 22:04 17°
    Hobart 2.281 1.256 16:29 -44° 17:33 -33° 19:17 -15° 21:01 1° 22:04 9°
    Melbourne 2.281 1.256 16:29 -47° 17:33 -35° 19:17 -15° 21:01 2° 22:04 12°
    Sydney 2.281 1.256 16:29 -42° 17:33 -29° 19:17 -9° 21:01 9° 22:04 18°
    Somerset 2.281 1.256 15:29 -44° 16:33 -30° 18:17 -8° 20:01 15° 21:04 27°
    Cairns 2.281 1.256 15:29 -43° 16:33 -30° 18:17 -7° 20:01 14° 21:04 26°
    Canberra 2.281 1.256 16:29 -43° 17:33 -31° 19:17 -11° 21:01 6° 22:04 16°
    NEW ZEALAND
    Auckland 2.281 1.256 18:29 -23° 19:33 -12° 21:17 6° 23:01 20° 00:04 26°
    Wellington 2.281 1.256 18:29 -24° 19:33 -13° 21:17 3° 23:01 16° 00:04 22°
    Christchurch 2.281 1.256 18:29 -26° 19:33 -16° 21:17 1° 23:01 14° 00:04 19°
    FIJI ISLANDS
    Suva 2.281 1.256 18:29 -14° 19:33 -1° 21:17 20° 23:01 37° 00:04 45°
    PAPUA NEW GUINEA
    Port Moresby 2.281 1.256 15:29 -40° 16:33 -26° 18:17 -3° 20:01 19° 21:04 32°
    INDONESIA
    Denpasar 2.281 1.256 13:29 -66° 14:33 -54° 16:17 -32° 18:01 -9° 19:04 5°
    JAPAN
    Nagasaki 2.281 1.256 14:29 -25° 15:33 -17° 17:17 0° 19:01 19° 20:04 32°
    Osaka 2.281 1.256 14:29 -21° 15:33 -12° 17:17 5° 19:01 24° 20:04 37°
    Tokyo 2.281 1.256 14:29 -18° 15:33 -9° 17:17 8° 19:01 28° 20:04 40°
    SOUTH KOREA
    Pusan 2.281 1.256 14:29 -24° 15:33 -16° 17:17 0° 19:01 19° 20:04 32°
    Seoul 2.281 1.256 14:29 -23° 15:33 -16° 17:17 0° 19:01 18° 20:04 30°
    CHINA
    Beijing 2.281 1.256 13:29 -24° 14:33 -19° 16:17 -6° 18:01 11° 19:04 22°
    Hangzhou 2.281 1.256 16:29 -32° 17:33 -25° 19:17 -9° 21:01 11° 22:04 23°
    Shanghai 2.281 1.256 13:29 -30° 14:33 -23° 16:17 -7° 18:01 12° 19:04 25°
    Wuhan 2.281 1.256 16:29 -33° 17:33 -27° 19:17 -13° 21:01 6° 22:04 18°
    Zaozhuang 2.281 1.256 16:29 -29° 17:33 -22° 19:17 -8° 21:01 10° 22:04 22°
    Canada
    Halifax 2.281 1.256 01:29 63° 02:33 54° 04:17 36° 06:01 18° 07:04 8°
    Toronto 2.281 1.256 00:29 69° 01:33 64° 03:17 47° 05:01 29° 06:04 18°
    Vancouver 2.281 1.256 21:29 50° 22:33 58° 00:17 64° 02:01 56° 03:04 48°
    USA
    Los Angeles 2.281 1.256 21:29 58° 22:33 71° 00:17 78° 02:01 60° 03:04 47°
    San Francisco 2.281 1.256 21:29 54° 22:33 66° 00:17 76° 02:01 62° 03:04 51°
    New York 2.281 1.256 00:29 71° 01:33 62° 03:17 44° 05:01 25° 06:04 14°
    Milwaukee 2.281 1.256 23:29 70° 00:33 68° 02:17 54° 04:01 35° 05:04 24°
    BRAZIL
    Brasilia 2.281 1.256 03:29 36° 04:33 25° 06:17 4° 08:01 -18° 09:04 -31°
    Rio de Janeiro 2.281 1.256 03:29 28° 04:33 17° 06:17 -3° 08:01 -24° 09:04 -38°
    Sao Paulo 2.281 1.256 03:29 29° 04:33 19° 06:17 0° 08:01 -21° 09:04 -35°
    CHILE
    Santiago 2.281 1.256 02:29 30° 03:33 26° 05:17 12° 07:01 -5° 08:04 -17°
    FALKLAND ISLANDS
    Stanley 2.281 1.256 02:29 10° 03:33 5° 05:17 -6° 07:01 -20° 08:04 -30°

  9. anjana says:

    I want to know exact time of eclipse in london.

  10. Ramesh Kumar M.G says:

    Is the Chandra Grahyan occuring in India ? If that is the case, we Indians need to observe the rituals of offering the Tarpana to the dear departed ancestors.

    Please confirm if this occurs in India. \
    Ramesh Kumar, Mysore, 9945 396 856, [email protected]