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Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in La Serena, Chile

October 23, 2014 — Partial Solar Eclipse is/was NOT visible in La Serena

Unfortunately, the October 23, 2014 — Partial Solar Eclipse is/was not visible in La Serena, Chile

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Next eclipse visible in La Serena – April 4, 2015 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from La Serena. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

More about the April 4, 2015 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in La Serena on Saturday, April 4, 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 La SerenaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:03 AM278°West22.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:17 AM269°West7.5° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximal Eclipse visible in La SerenaApr 4 at 7:53 AM265°West0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in La Serena would be around this time.
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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetApr 4 at 7:55 AM264°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 9:00 AM256°West-southwest13.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:44 AM240°West-southwest33.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:58 AM222°Southwest45.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for La Serena (CLST - Chile Summer Time).

Other eclipses visible in La Serena

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in La SerenaLooks like in La SerenaPath of the eclipse
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
Feb 15, 2018SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 27, 2018LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20 / Jan 21, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 2, 2019SolarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 16, 2019LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4 / Jul 5, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 30, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 14, 2020SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 26, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 30, 2022SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8, 2022LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 14, 2023SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 25, 2024LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 17 / Sep 18, 2024LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 2, 2024SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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