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Flag for Australia April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia

Max view in Mount Gambier
Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:30 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Mount Gambier: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 7:31 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:30 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 1:29 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 – April 5, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mount Gambier

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mount Gambier. 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
8:45 PM Apr 410:30 PM Apr 412:14 AM Apr 5
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Local times for eclipse in Mount Gambier on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Mount GambierDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:31 PM90°East7.4°
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 beginsApr 4 at 8:45 PM78°East-northeast21.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 10:27 PM59°East-northeast40.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 10:30 PM58°East-northeast40.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:32 PM58°East-northeast40.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 12:14 AM26°North-northeast54.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 1:29 AM354°North57.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mount Gambier (ACDT – Australian Central Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Mount Gambier

Eclipse Visibility from Mount GambierVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Apr 29SolarPartial
Annular
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 13SolarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
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