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Flag for French Guiana November 8, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cayenne, French Guiana

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Saturday, November 8, 2003 at 10:18 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Cayenne: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 7:16 PM

Maximum: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 10:18 PM

Ended: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 1:20 AM

Duration: 6 hours, 3 minutes


November 8, 2003 – November 9, 2003 — 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
8:32 PM Nov 810:18 PM Nov 812:04 AM Nov 9
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Local times for eclipse in Cayenne on Saturday, November 8, 2003

EventTime in CayenneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 7:16:58 PM75°East-northeast17.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 8:32:51 PM74°East-northeast34.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 10:07:35 PM67°East-northeast56.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 10:18:35 PM66°East-northeast59.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 10:29:32 PM64°East-northeast61.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 9 at 12:04:16 AM14°North-northeast77.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 9 at 1:20:11 AM310°Northwest70.5°
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
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2001Jan 9LunarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4LunarPartial
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
2006Sep 22SolarAnnular
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
2007Aug 28LunarPartial
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
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