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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 11:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Cayenne: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 9:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 11:47 PM

Ended: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 2:22 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cayenne

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Cayenne. 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
10:07 PM Sep 2711:47 PM Sep 271:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Cayenne on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in CayenneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:11:47 PM93°East43.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:07:13 PM96°East56.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 11:11:12 PM101°East72.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 11:47:09 PM112°East-southeast80.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:23:05 AM185°South86.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:27:05 AM259°West73.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 2:22:31 AM265°West60.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Cayenne (GFT – French Guiana Time).

Eclipses visible in Cayenne

Eclipse Visibility from CayenneVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jul 27LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
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