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Flag for Canada September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rae-Edzo, Northwest Territories, Canada (Behchoko)

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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Rae-Edzo: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 6:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:47 PM

Ended: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 11:22 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rae-Edzo

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Rae-Edzo. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:26 PM Sep 278:47 PM Sep 2710:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in Rae-Edzo on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Rae-EdzoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 6:11:47 PM72°East-northeast8.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:07:13 PM84°East1.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseSep 27 at 7:26:04 PM88°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11:12 PM98°East4.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 8:47:09 PM105°East-southeast8.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 9:23:05 PM113°East-southeast12.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:27:05 PM128°Southeast18.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:22:31 PM142°Southeast23.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rae-Edzo (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Rae-Edzo.

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

Eclipses visible in Rae-Edzo

Eclipse Visibility from Rae-EdzoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Rae-Edzo, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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