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Flag for Cabo Verde October 27, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mindelo, Cabo Verde (Mindel’)

Max view in Mindelo
Thursday, October 28, 2004 at 2:04 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Mindelo: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Oct 27, 2004 at 11:07 PM

Maximum: Thu, Oct 28, 2004 at 2:04 AM

Ended: Thu, Oct 28, 2004 at 5:01 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes

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October 27, 2004 – October 28, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mindelo

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mindelo. 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
12:14 AM Oct 282:04 AM Oct 283:53 AM Oct 28
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Local times for eclipse in Mindelo on Thursday, October 28, 2004

EventTime in MindeloDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 27 at 11:07 PM101°East72.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 12:14 AM162°South-southeast85.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 1:23 AM259°West-southwest74.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 28 at 2:04 AM265°West65.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 28 at 2:44 AM269°West55.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 28 at 3:53 AM274°West39.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 28 at 5:01 AM278°West23.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mindelo (CVT – Cape Verde Time).

Eclipses visible in Mindelo

Eclipse Visibility from MindeloVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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