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Flag for Canada April 14, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay, Nunavut, Canada

Max view in Resolute Bay
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 2:45 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Resolute Bay: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 2:45 AM

Ended: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 5:37 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes

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April 14, 2014 – April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Resolute Bay

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Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Resolute Bay. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
12:58 AM Apr 152:45 AM Apr 154:27 AM Apr 15
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Local times for eclipse in Resolute Bay on Tuesday, April 15, 2014

EventTime in Resolute BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 11:53 PM160°South-southeast4.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 12:58 AM176°South4.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 2:06 AM192°South-southwest4.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Maximum EclipseApr 15 at 2:45 AM201°South-southwest3.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
Total Eclipse endsApr 15 at 3:24 AM211°South-southwest2.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southwest.
MoonsetApr 15 at 4:27 AM225°Southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 4:33 AM227°Southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 5:37 AM242°West-southwest2.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Resolute Bay (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Resolute Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Resolute BayVisibility 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
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
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
Note: Click on the date link for details in Resolute Bay, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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