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Eclipse visible in Easter Island – Sep 27 – Sep 28, 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Easter Island.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the Sep 28, 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Easter Island on Sunday, September 27, 2015

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Easter IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:13 PM95°East12.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseSep 27 at 8:08 PM88°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:12 PM88°East0.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
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 East for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:13 PM81°East13.3° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 9:47 PM77°East-northeast20.5° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:22 PM72°East-northeast27.7° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:23 PM61°East-northeast39.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:22 AM47°Northeast49.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse is visible in Easter Island.

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

Times are local for Easter Island (EASST - Easter Island Summer Time).

Other eclipses visible in Easter Island

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
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Path of the eclipse
Jun 26, 2010LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 11, 2010SolarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 13, 2012SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 18, 2013LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27 / Sep 28, 2015LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 23, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 10, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 26, 2017SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20 / Jan 21, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 2, 2019SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 30, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 14, 2020SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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