Home > Sun & Moon > Eclipses > Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

Flag for Brazil September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

Max view in Recife
Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 11:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Recife: Total Lunar Eclipse


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

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

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


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

Location

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

You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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

More about the September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Add Eclipse to Calendar

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
Expand for more details on eclipse events and times

Local times for eclipse in Recife on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in RecifeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:11 PM73°East-northeast59.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:07 PM59°East-northeast72.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 11:11 PM357°North80.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 11:47 PM316°Northwest76.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:23 AM298°West-northwest69.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:27 AM285°West-northwest54.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 2:22 AM280°West41.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Recife (BRT – Brasília Time).

Eclipses visible in Recife

Eclipse Visibility from RecifeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarTotal
Total
2013Apr 25LunarPartial
Partial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Recife, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100