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Flag for French Guiana October 27, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cayenne, French Guiana

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Thursday, October 28, 2004 at 12:04 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Cayenne: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 27, 2004 at 9:07 PM

Maximum: Thu, Oct 28, 2004 at 12:04 AM

Ended: Thu, Oct 28, 2004 at 3:01 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes


October 27, 2004 – October 28, 2004 — 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
10:14 PM Oct 2712:04 AM Oct 281:53 AM Oct 28
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Local times for eclipse in Cayenne on Thursday, October 28, 2004

EventTime in CayenneDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 27 at 9:07:16 PM77°East-northeast44.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 27 at 10:14:46 PM72°East-northeast60.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 27 at 11:23:52 PM54°Northeast75.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 28 at 12:04:10 AM14°North-northeast81.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 28 at 12:44:20 AM320°Northwest78.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 28 at 1:53:26 AM292°West-northwest64.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 28 at 3:01:04 AM286°West-northwest48.2°
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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