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Flag for Argentina November 8, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Buenos Aires, Argentina

Max view in Buenos Aires
Saturday, November 8, 2003 at 10:19 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Buenos Aires: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 7:19 PM

Maximum: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 10:19 PM

Ended: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 1:19 AM


Duration: 6 hours

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November 8, 2003 – November 9, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Buenos Aires

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Buenos Aires. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:35 PM Nov 810:19 PM Nov 812:04 AM Nov 9
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Local times for eclipse in Buenos Aires on Saturday, November 8, 2003

EventTime in Buenos AiresDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 7:19 PM70°East-northeast0.2°
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 East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 8:35 PM59°East-northeast13.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 10:14 PM40°Northeast28.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 10:19 PM38°Northeast28.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 10:24 PM37°Northeast29.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 9 at 12:04 AM11°North37.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 9 at 1:19 AM349°North-northwest37.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Buenos Aires (ART – Argentina Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Buenos Aires

Eclipse Visibility from Buenos AiresVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2007Sep 11SolarPartial
Partial
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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