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Flag for Canada April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada

Max view in Glace Bay
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 4:45 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Glace Bay: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 1:53 AM

Maximum: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 4:45 AM

Ended: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 7:37 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes


April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Glace Bay

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Glace Bay. 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 partialMaxMoonset
2:58 AM Apr 154:45 AM Apr 156:16 AM Apr 15
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Local times for eclipse in Glace Bay on Tuesday, April 15, 2014

EventTime in Glace BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 1:53:39 AM198°South-southwest31.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 2:58:21 AM214°Southwest26.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 4:06:48 AM230°Southwest19.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 15 at 4:45:40 AM238°West-southwest13.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 15 at 5:24:35 AM245°West-southwest7.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetApr 15 at 6:16:44 AM255°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 6:33:04 AM257°West-southwest2.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 7:37:36 AM268°West14.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Glace Bay (ADT – Atlantic Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Glace Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Glace BayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2013May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Glace Bay, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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