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Flag for Canada October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Eureka, Nunavut, Canada

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:54 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Eureka: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 3:15 AM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 5:54 AM

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


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

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October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Eureka

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Eureka. 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
4:14 AM Oct 85:54 AM Oct 87:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Eureka on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in EurekaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 3:15 AM224°Southwest12.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 4:14 AM238°West-southwest10.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 5:25 AM255°West-southwest8.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 5:54 AM262°West6.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 6:23 AM269°West5.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 7:34 AM286°West-northwest3.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 8:33 AM300°West-northwest1.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Eureka (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Eureka

Eclipse Visibility from EurekaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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