February 1990 lunar eclipse

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The moon passes west to east (right to left) across the Earth's umbral shadow, shown in hourly intervals.

A total lunar eclipse took place on February 9, 1990, the first of two lunar eclipses in 1990.[1]

Visibility[edit]

It was visible from all of Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia. The eclipse is sighted over the Philippines since the one happened on February 20, 1989.

Lunar eclipse from moon-1990Feb09.png

Related eclipses[edit]

Lunar year series[edit]

Lunar eclipse series sets from 1988-1991
Descending node   Ascending node
Saros Date Type
Viewing
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
113 1988 Mar 03
Lunar eclipse from moon-1988Mar03.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1988Mar03.png
118 1988 Aug 27
Lunar eclipse from moon-1988Aug27.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1988Aug27.png
123 1989 Feb 20
Lunar eclipse from moon-1989Feb20.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1989Feb20.png
128 1989 Aug 17
Lunar eclipse from moon-1989Aug17.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1989Aug17.png
133 1990 Feb 09
Lunar eclipse from moon-1990Feb09.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1990Feb09.png
138 1990 Aug 06
Lunar eclipse from moon-1990Aug06.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1990Aug06.png
143 1991 Jan 30
Lunar eclipse from moon-1991Jan30.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1991Jan30.png
148 1991 Jul 26
Lunar eclipse from moon-1991Jul26.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1991Jul26.png
Last set 1987 Apr 14 Last set 1987 Oct 07
Next set 1991 Dec 21 Next set 1991 Jun 27

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