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Flag for Australia August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia

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Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 8:37 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Hervey Bay: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 5:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 8:37 PM

Ended: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 11:20 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes


August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hervey Bay

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Hervey Bay. 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
6:51 PM Aug 288:37 PM Aug 2810:23 PM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Hervey Bay on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in Hervey BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 5:53:40 PM99°East5.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 6:51:17 PM93°East18.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 7:52:22 PM86°East31.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 8:37:19 PM80°East41.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 9:22:22 PM73°East-northeast50.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 10:23:28 PM58°East-northeast62.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 11:20:58 PM29°North-northeast71.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Hervey Bay (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Hervey Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Hervey BayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jan 10LunarPartial
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Dec 4SolarPartial
2003Nov 24SolarPartial
2004May 5LunarTotal
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
2008Feb 7SolarPartial
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
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