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Flag for Bolivia March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — La Paz, Bolivia (LaPaz)

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Saturday, March 3, 2007 at 7:20 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

La Paz: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 4:18 PM

Maximum: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 7:20 PM

Ended: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 10:23 PM

Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes


March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — La Paz

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Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in La Paz. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:54 PM Mar 37:20 PM Mar 39:11 PM Mar 3
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Local times for eclipse in La Paz on Saturday, March 3, 2007

EventTime in La PazDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 4:18:11 PM93°East36.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 5:30:21 PM88°East20.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 6:44:13 PM83°East1.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMar 3 at 6:54:07 PM83°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 7:20:56 PM81°East5.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 7:57:33 PM78°East-northeast14.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 3 at 9:11:25 PM71°East-northeast31.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 3 at 10:23:39 PM61°East-northeast46.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for La Paz (BOT – Bolivia Time).

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

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in La Paz

Eclipse Visibility From La PazVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2000Jul 16LunarPenumbral
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
2006Nov 8MercuryTransit
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
2007Sep 11SolarPartial
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in La Paz, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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