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Flag for Brazil September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil

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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 11:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Brasilia: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 9:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 11:47 PM

Ended: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 2:22 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Brasilia

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Brasilia. 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
10:07 PM Sep 2711:47 PM Sep 271:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Brasilia on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in BrasiliaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:11:47 PM71°East-northeast45.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:07:13 PM61°East-northeast57.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 11:11:12 PM37°Northeast68.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 11:47:09 PM13°North-northeast71.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:23:05 AM345°North-northwest71.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:27:05 AM310°Northwest62.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 2:22:31 AM295°West-northwest51.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Brasilia (BRT – Brasília Time).

Eclipses visible in Brasilia

Eclipse Visibility from BrasiliaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPenumbral
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
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