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April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna

Max view in Mata-Utu
Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 12:00 Midnight

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Mata-Utu: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 9:01 PM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 12:00 Midnight

Ended: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 2:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 – April 5, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mata-Utu

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mata-Utu. 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
10:15 PM Apr 412:00 AM Apr 51:44 AM Apr 5
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Local times for eclipse in Mata-Utu on Sunday, April 5, 2015

EventTime in Mata-UtuDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 9:01 PM82°East48.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 10:15 PM72°East-northeast66.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 11:57 PM343°North-northwest81.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 5 at 12:00 Midnight339°North-northwest81.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 5 at 12:02 AM336°North-northwest81.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 1:44 AM283°West-northwest60.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 2:59 AM275°West43.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mata-Utu (WFT – Wallis and Futuna Time).

Eclipses visible in Mata-Utu

Eclipse Visibility from Mata-UtuVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 12SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
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