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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 11:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Lord Howe Island: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 8:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:00 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 1:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 – April 5, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lord Howe Island

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Lord Howe Island. 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
9:15 PM Apr 411:00 PM Apr 412:44 AM Apr 5
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Local times for eclipse in Lord Howe Island on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Lord Howe IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:01 PM81°East22.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 9:15 PM69°East-northeast37.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 10:57 PM43°Northeast55.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 11:00 PM42°Northeast56.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:02 PM41°Northeast56.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 12:44 AM352°North63.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 1:59 AM317°Northwest56.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Lord Howe Island (LHDT – Lord Howe Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Lord Howe Island

Eclipse Visibility from Lord Howe IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
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