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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


San Salvador: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 6:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:47 PM

Ends: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 11:22 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — San Salvador

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in San Salvador. 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
7:07 PM Sep 278:47 PM Sep 2710:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in San Salvador on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in San SalvadorDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 6:11 PM91°East6.5°
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 beginsSep 27 at 7:07 PM94°East19.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11 PM98°East34.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 8:47 PM101°East42.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 9:23 PM105°East-southeast51.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:27 PM118°East-southeast65.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:22 PM146°Southeast75.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for San Salvador (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in San Salvador

Eclipse Visibility from San SalvadorVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
Total
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