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Eclipse visible in Beijing – May 5, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Beijing on Wednesday, May 5, 2004
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.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Beijing.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Beijing
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Beijing||Looks like in Beijing||Path of the eclipse|
|Jan 31 / Feb 1, 1999||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 28, 1999||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 10, 2001||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 5 / Jul 6, 2001||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 30, 2001||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 11, 2002||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jun 25, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 9, 2003||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|May 5, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 15, 2006||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 8, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Mar 4, 2007||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 19, 2007||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 28, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 1, 2008||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Feb 9 / Feb 10, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 22, 2009||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jan 1, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
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