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Eclipse visible in Prince Rupert – April 4, 2015 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Prince Rupert. There are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

More about the April 4, 2015 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Prince Rupert on Saturday, April 4, 2015

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Prince RupertDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 2:03 AM187°South29.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 3:17 AM207°South-southwest26.5° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 5:00 AM232°Southwest16.9° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 6:44 AM254°West-southwest3.8° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetApr 4 at 7:13 AM260°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 7:58 AM269°West6.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Prince Rupert (PDT - Pacific Daylight Time).

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Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 18, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 23, 2014SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Sep 27, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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