Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Eclipse visible in Canberra – May 5, 2004 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Canberra on Wednesday, May 5, 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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse is visible in Canberra.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Canberra (AEST - Australian Eastern Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Canberra
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Feb 1, 1999||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 16, 1999||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jul 28 / Jul 29, 1999||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 10, 2001||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 5 / Jul 6, 2001||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 30, 2001||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 25, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 4, 2002||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 24, 2003||Solar||Total||Partial|
|May 5, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17 / Oct 18, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 8, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 28, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 7, 2008||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 26, 2009||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Feb 9 / Feb 10, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 1, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
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