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Flag for Australia April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mandurah, Western Australia, Australia

Max view in Mandurah
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Mandurah: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 12:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Ended: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 6:37 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes


April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mandurah

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Mandurah, but it could be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

5:55 PM Apr 156:00 PM Apr 156:37 PM Apr 15
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Local times for eclipse in Mandurah on Tuesday, April 15, 2014

EventTime in MandurahDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 12:53 PM164°South-southeast47.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 1:58 PM145°Southeast41.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 3:06 PM128°Southeast31.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 15 at 3:45 PM121°East-southeast25.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsApr 15 at 4:24 PM115°East-southeast18.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 5:33 PM105°East-southeast4.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 15 at 5:55 PM102°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in MandurahApr 15 at 6:00 PM101°East-southeast0.9°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Mandurah would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 6:37 PM97°East8.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Times are local for Mandurah (AWST – Australian Western Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Mandurah

Eclipse Visibility from MandurahVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mandurah, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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