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Flag for Canada October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada

Max view in Blanc-Sablon
Monday, October 17, 2005 at 6:12 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Blanc-Sablon: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 5:53 AM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 6:12 AM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 10:13 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes

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October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Blanc-Sablon

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

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
5:53 AM Oct 176:12 AM Oct 176:15 AM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Blanc-Sablon on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in Blanc-SablonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 5:53 AM281°West2.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Blanc-SablonOct 17 at 6:12 AM285°West-northwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Blanc-Sablon 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-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetOct 17 at 6:15 AM285°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 7:35 AM301°West-northwest11.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 8:03 AM307°Northwest14.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 8:31 AM313°Northwest17.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 10:13 AM337°North-northwest26.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Blanc-Sablon (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Blanc-Sablon.

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

Eclipses visible in Blanc-Sablon

Eclipse Visibility from Blanc-SablonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2000Dec 25SolarPartial
Partial
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2007Aug 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPenumbral
Partial
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Blanc-Sablon, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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