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Monday, September 28, 2015 at 12:17 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

St. John's: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 9:41 PM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 12:17 AM

Ended: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 2:52 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — St. John's

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in St. John's. 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

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
10:37 PM Sep 2712:17 AM Sep 281:57 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in St. John's on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in St. John'sDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:41:47 PM125°Southeast27.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:37:13 PM138°Southeast34.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 11:41:12 PM156°South-southeast40.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 12:17:09 AM168°South-southeast42.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:53:05 AM180°South43.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:57:05 AM201°South-southwest41.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 2:52:31 AM218°Southwest37.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for St. John's (NDT – Newfoundland Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in St. John's

Eclipse Visibility from St. John'sVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPenumbral
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
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