August 1990 lunar eclipse

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Partial Lunar Eclipse
August 6, 1990
(No photo)
Lunar eclipse chart close-1990Aug06.png
The moon passes west to east (right to left) across the Earth's umbral shadow, shown in hourly intervals.
Series 138 (28 of 83)
Duration (hr:mn:sc)
Partial
Penumbral
Contacts
P1 UTC
U1
Greatest
U4
P4

A partial lunar eclipse took place on August 6, 1990.

Visibility[edit]

Lunar eclipse from moon-1990Aug06.png

Relations to other lunar 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

Saros series[edit]

Lunar saros series 138 has 19 total eclipses between September 7, 2044 and June 8, 2495. The longest eclipse will be on January 7, 2243, and last for 102 minutes.

Partial eclipses will occur between June 13, 1900 and August 13, 2603. Penumbral eclipses will occur between October 5, 1503 and March 30, 2982. [1]

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