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Flag for Bangladesh May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chittagong, Bangladesh (Chattagram)

Max view in Chittagong
Wednesday, May 5, 2004 at 2:30 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Chittagong: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 11:52 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 5, 2004 at 2:30 AM

Ended: Wed, May 5, 2004 at 5:08 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 16 minutes

Location

May 4, 2004 – May 5, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chittagong

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Chittagong. 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
12:48 AM May 52:30 AM May 54:11 AM May 5
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Local times for eclipse in Chittagong on Wednesday, May 5, 2004

EventTime in ChittagongDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 11:52 PM184°South51.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 5 at 12:48 AM203°South-southwest47.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 5 at 1:52 AM221°Southwest39.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 5 at 2:30 AM229°Southwest33.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 5 at 3:07 AM235°Southwest27.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 5 at 4:11 AM244°West-southwest14.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 5 at 5:08 AM250°West-southwest3.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Times are local for Chittagong (BST – Bangladesh Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Chittagong

Eclipse Visibility from ChittagongVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003Nov 9LunarPartial
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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