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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 6:57 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Annapolis County: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:01 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:57 AM

Ended: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Annapolis County

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Annapolis County, but it could be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxMoonset
6:01 AM Apr 46:57 AM Apr 47:00 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Annapolis County on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Annapolis CountyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:01 AM252°West-southwest9.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Annapolis CountyApr 4 at 6:57 AM262°West0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Annapolis County would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetApr 4 at 7:00 AM263°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:15 AM265°West2.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:57 AM283°West-northwest20.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 9:00 AM283°West-northwest21.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:02 AM284°West-northwest21.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:44 AM305°Northwest37.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:59 AM326°Northwest46.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Annapolis County (ADT – Atlantic Daylight Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Annapolis County.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Annapolis County

Eclipse Visibility from Annapolis CountyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
Total
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