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Eclipse visible in Buenos Aires – May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Buenos Aires.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Buenos Aires on Tuesday, May 4, 2004

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Buenos AiresDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 2:54 PM143°Southeast31.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 3:53 PM131°Southeast23.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 4:54 PM120°East-southeast13.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 4 at 5:31 PM115°East-southeast6.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 4 at 6:04 PM110°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Buenos AiresMay 4 at 6:07 PM110°East-southeast0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Buenos Aires 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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse endsMay 4 at 6:07 PM110°East-southeast0.5° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
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-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 4 at 7:08 PM102°East-southeast11.9° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 4 at 8:07 PM95°East23.6° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Buenos Aires (ART - Argentina Time).

Other eclipses visible in Buenos Aires

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in Buenos AiresLooks like in Buenos AiresPath of the eclipse
Jul 28, 1999LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20 / Jan 21, 2000LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16, 2000LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 21, 2001SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 30, 2001LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 26, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 24, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19 / Nov 20, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 4, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27 / Oct 28, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 8, 2005SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 24, 2005LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 14, 2006LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 22, 2006SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 11, 2007SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16, 2008LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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