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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 11:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Río Gallegos: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 9:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 11:47 PM

Ended: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 2:22 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Río Gallegos

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Río Gallegos. 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
10:07 PM Sep 2711:47 PM Sep 271:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Río Gallegos on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Río GallegosDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:11:47 PM67°East-northeast14.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:07:13 PM55°Northeast21.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 11:11:12 PM40°Northeast28.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 11:47:09 PM30°North-northeast31.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:23:05 AM20°North-northeast34.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:27:05 AMNorth35.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 2:22:31 AM345°North-northwest34.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Río Gallegos (ART – Argentina Time).

Eclipses visible in Río Gallegos

Eclipse Visibility from Río GallegosVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2018Feb 15SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
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