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Today (Wednesday, 15 June) an astronomical spectacle may be seen in which the shadow of Mount Teide aligns with the eclipsed Moon.

Jun. 15, 2011

This unique spectacle will be transmitted live, with the collaboration of the IAC, via the website

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Live webcast from the summit of Mount Teide

In this transmission the shadow of Mount Teide will be seen close to the eclipsed Moon. The transmission will last 1h 30 m from 19:45 to  21:15 UT (20:45 to 22:15 local time, 21:45 a 23:15 peninsular time).

PhenomenonLocal Time [UT+1]Peninsular Time [UT+2]
Start Transmission20:4521:45
Moonrise in Tenerife21:0022:00
Sunset in Tenerife (Teide shadow)21:11:2622:11:26
End of totality22:02:4223:02:42
End Transmission22:1523:15
Moon egresses from the earth’s shadow23:02:1500:02:15

More information in the IAC spanish press release.

See also: Educational Resources / Eclipses and occultations

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