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Flag for Cabo Verde March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mindelo, Cabo Verde (Mindel’)

Max view in Mindelo
Saturday, March 3, 2007 at 10:21 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Mindelo: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 7:18 PM

Maximum: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 10:21 PM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 1:23 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

Location

March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mindelo

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

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
8:30 PM Mar 310:21 PM Mar 312:11 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Mindelo on Saturday, March 3, 2007

EventTime in MindeloDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 7:18 PM85°East9.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 8:30 PM90°East25.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 9:44 PM96°East42.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 10:20 PM101°East51.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 10:57 PM106°East-southeast59.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 12:11 AM133°Southeast75.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 1:23 AM213°South-southwest77.2°
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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