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Flag for Antarctica September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Davis, Antarctica (Davis Base, Vestfold Hills)

Max view in Davis
Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:14 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Davis: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 7:11 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 7:14 AM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 12:22 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Davis

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Davis, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxMoonset
7:11 AM Sep 287:14 AM Sep 287:18 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Davis on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in DavisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 7:11 AM275°West0.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximal Eclipse visible in DavisSep 28 at 7:14 AM275°West0.2°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Davis would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetSep 28 at 7:18 AM274°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 8:07 AM263°West5.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 9:11 AM249°West-southwest10.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 9:47 AM240°West-southwest13.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 10:23 AM232°Southwest16.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 11:27 AM216°Southwest20.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:22 PM202°South-southwest22.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Davis (DAVT – Davis Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Davis.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Davis

Eclipse Visibility from DavisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
Partial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 13SolarPartial
Partial
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Davis, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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