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

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Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 8:37 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Rockhampton: 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

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August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rockhampton

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Rockhampton. 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 Rockhampton on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in RockhamptonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 5:53 PM100°East3.3°
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 PM94°East15.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 7:52 PM88°East29.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 8:37 PM83°East39.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 9:22 PM77°East-northeast49.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 10:23 PM64°East-northeast62.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 11:20 PM39°Northeast72.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rockhampton (AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Rockhampton

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