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Flag for Canada October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Aklavik, Northwest Territories, Canada

Max view in Aklavik
Monday, October 17, 2005 at 6:04 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Aklavik: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 3:55 AM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 6:04 AM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 8:12 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 16 minutes

Location

October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Aklavik

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Aklavik. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
5:42 AM Oct 176:04 AM Oct 176:25 AM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Aklavik on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in AklavikDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 3:55 AM202°South-southwest29.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 5:42 AM230°Southwest24.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 6:04 AM236°Southwest22.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 6:25 AM241°West-southwest21.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 8:12 AM266°West12.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Aklavik (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Aklavik

Eclipse Visibility from AklavikVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 30SolarPartial
Partial
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 30 / May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3LunarPenumbral
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20LunarTotal
Total
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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