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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 6:30 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Saint-Jérôme: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 5:03 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:30 AM

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:58 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 55 minutes


April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Saint-Jérôme

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Saint-Jérôme, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon. Check the weather for Saint-Jérôme.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
6:17 AM Apr 46:30 AM Apr 46:33 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Saint-Jérôme on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Saint-JérômeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 5:03 AM246°West-southwest14.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:17 AM260°West2.3°
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 Saint-JérômeApr 4 at 6:30 AM262°West0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Saint-Jérôme 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.
MoonsetApr 4 at 6:33 AM262°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 8:00 AM278°West15.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:44 AM298°West-northwest32.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:58 AM316°Northwest42.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Saint-Jérôme (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Saint-Jérôme

Eclipse Visibility from Saint-JérômeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Saint-Jérôme, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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