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Flag for Canada October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Aklavik, Northwest Territories, Canada

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Aklavik: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 2:15 AM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 7:33 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Aklavik

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Aklavik. 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
3:14 AM Oct 84:54 AM Oct 86:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Aklavik on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in AklavikDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 2:15:35 AM173°South26.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 3:14:50 AM189°South26.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 4:25:11 AM208°South-southwest24.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 4:54:38 AM215°Southwest23.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 5:24:00 AM223°Southwest22.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 6:34:21 AM240°West-southwest17.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 7:33:42 AM254°West-southwest12.7°
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
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Aklavik, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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