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Flag for Bangladesh March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chittagong, Bangladesh (Chattagram)

Max view in Chittagong
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 5:20 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Chittagong: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 2:18 AM

Maximum: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 5:20 AM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 8:23 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

Location

March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chittagong

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Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Chittagong. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
3:30 AM Mar 45:20 AM Mar 46:16 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Chittagong on Sunday, March 4, 2007

EventTime in ChittagongDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 2:18 AM252°West-southwest53.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 3:30 AM262°West37.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 4:44 AM269°West20.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 4 at 5:20 AM272°West12.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 4 at 5:57 AM275°West3.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
MoonsetMar 4 at 6:16 AM277°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 7:11 AM282°West-northwest12.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 8:23 AM290°West-northwest28.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Chittagong (BST – Bangladesh Standard Time).

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

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

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
Note: Click on the date link for details in Chittagong, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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