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Flag for Canada October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Max view in Happy Valley-Goose Bay
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 7:12 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Happy Valley-Goose Bay: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 5:15 AM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 7:12 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 10:33 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Happy Valley-Goose Bay

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, but it could be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covered a large portion of the Moon, so this was still a nice sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
6:14 AM Oct 87:12 AM Oct 87:18 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Happy Valley-Goose Bay on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in Happy Valley-Goose BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 5:15:35 AM256°West-southwest16.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 6:14:50 AM268°West8.5°
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 Happy Valley-Goose BayOct 8 at 7:12:52 AM279°West0.6°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Happy Valley-Goose Bay 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 7:18:04 AM280°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 7:25:11 AM281°West0.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 7:54:38 AM287°West-northwest5.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 8:24:00 AM293°West-northwest9.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 9:34:21 AM308°Northwest18.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 10:33:42 AM322°Northwest23.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Happy Valley-Goose Bay (ADT – Atlantic Daylight Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

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

Eclipses visible in Happy Valley-Goose Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Happy Valley-Goose BayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
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 Happy Valley-Goose Bay, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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