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Flag for Canada October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Blanc-Sablon, Quebec, Canada

Max view in Blanc-Sablon
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:58 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Blanc-Sablon: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 4:15 AM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 5:58 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 9:33 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Blanc-Sablon

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The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Blanc-Sablon, but it could be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
5:14 AM Oct 85:58 AM Oct 86:02 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Blanc-Sablon on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in Blanc-SablonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 4:15:35 AM259°West15.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 5:14:50 AM270°West6.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Blanc-SablonOct 8 at 5:58:35 AM279°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 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 for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetOct 8 at 6:02:02 AM279°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 6:25:11 AM284°West-northwest2.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 6:54:38 AM289°West-northwest8.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 7:24:00 AM295°West-northwest12.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 8:34:21 AM310°Northwest20.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 9:33:42 AM324°Northwest26.5° 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
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2013May 24 / May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
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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