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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Strathcona County: 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 — Strathcona County

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Strathcona County. 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
7:17 PM Sep 278:47 PM Sep 2710:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in Strathcona County on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Strathcona CountyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 6:11:47 PM76°East-northeast10.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:07:13 PM87°East1.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseSep 27 at 7:17:04 PM89°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11:12 PM99°East7.4°
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 PM106°East-southeast12.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 9:23:05 PM113°East-southeast17.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:27:05 PM128°Southeast25.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:22:31 PM141°Southeast31.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Strathcona County (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Strathcona County

Eclipse Visibility from Strathcona CountyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Strathcona County, or the path map image for global details.

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