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Flag for Brazil November 8, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

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Saturday, November 8, 2003 at 11:18 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

São Paulo: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 8:16 PM

Maximum: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 11:18 PM

Ended: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 2:20 AM

Duration: 6 hours, 3 minutes


November 8, 2003 – November 9, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — São Paulo

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in São Paulo. 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
9:32 PM Nov 811:18 PM Nov 81:04 AM Nov 9
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Local times for eclipse in São Paulo on Saturday, November 8, 2003

EventTime in São PauloDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 8:16:58 PM66°East-northeast12.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 9:32:51 PM55°Northeast27.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 11:07:35 PM35°Northeast42.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 11:18:35 PM32°North-northeast43.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 11:29:32 PM28°North-northeast44.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 9 at 1:04:16 AM356°North49.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 9 at 2:20:11 AM331°North-northwest44.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for São Paulo (BRST – Brasília Summer Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in São Paulo

Eclipse Visibility From São PauloVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4LunarTotal
2004Jun 8VenusTransit
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
2006Nov 8MercuryTransit
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
2007Aug 28LunarPartial
2007Sep 11SolarPartial
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
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