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Eclipse visible in Ürümqi – Oct 8, 2014 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.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Ürümqi, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

More about the Oct 8, 2014 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Ürümqi on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

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 ÜrümqiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsOct 8 at 4:17 PM44°Northeast31.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial eclipse beginsOct 8 at 5:18 PM57°East-northeast22.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 6:27 PM70°East-northeast12.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 6:55 PM75°East-northeast7.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 7:22 PM80°East1.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 8 at 7:34 PM81°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in ÜrümqiOct 8 at 7:37 PM82°East0.4° 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 Ürümqi 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 East for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 8:32 PM91°East9.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 9:32 PM101°East-southeast20.3° 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 Ürümqi.

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

Times are local for Ürümqi (CST - China Standard Time).

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EclipseType at maxVisibility in
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Sep 17, 2016LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 11, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 7 / Aug 8, 2017LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31 / Feb 1, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 28, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 11, 2018SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 17, 2019LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 26, 2019SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 11, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 6, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 21, 2020SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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May 26, 2021LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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