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Flag for Ethiopia March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Adis Abeba)

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Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 2:20 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Addis Ababa: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 11:18 PM

Maximum: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 2:20 AM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 5:23 AM

Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes


March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Addis Ababa

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Addis Ababa. 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
12:30 AM Mar 42:20 AM Mar 44:11 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Addis Ababa on Sunday, March 4, 2007

EventTime in Addis AbabaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 11:18:11 PM93°East71.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 12:30:21 AM148°South-southeast88.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 1:44:13 AM265°West72.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 4 at 2:20:56 AM267°West63.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 4 at 2:57:33 AM269°West55.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 4:11:25 AM271°West37.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 5:23:39 AM273°West19.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Addis Ababa (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Addis Ababa

Eclipse Visibility from Addis AbabaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2002Dec 4SolarPartial
2003May 16LunarPartial
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
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