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Flag for Canada August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cape Dorset, Nunavut, Canada

Max view in Cape Dorset
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 5:27 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Cape Dorset: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 3:53 AM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 5:27 AM

Ended: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 9:20 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes

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August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cape Dorset

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Cape Dorset, 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
4:51 AM Aug 285:27 AM Aug 285:33 AM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Cape Dorset on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in Cape DorsetDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 3:53 AM222°Southwest7.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 4:51 AM236°Southwest3.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Cape DorsetAug 28 at 5:27 AM244°West-southwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Cape Dorset 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-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetAug 28 at 5:33 AM245°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 5:52 AM249°West-southwest1.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 6:37 AM259°West6.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 7:22 AM269°West11.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 8:23 AM282°West-northwest17.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 9:20 AM296°West-northwest22.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Cape Dorset (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Cape Dorset

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

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