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Flag for French Polynesia October 7, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Taiohae, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia

Max view in Taiohae
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 1:25 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Taiohae: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 10:45 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 1:25 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 4:03 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

Location

October 7, 2014 – October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Taiohae

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Taiohae. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:44 PM Oct 71:25 AM Oct 83:04 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Taiohae on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in TaiohaeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 10:45 PM36°Northeast71.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 11:44 PM346°North-northwest74.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 12:55 AM306°Northwest64.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 1:24 AM298°West-northwest57.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 1:53 AM293°West-northwest51.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 3:04 AM285°West-northwest35.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 4:03 AM281°West21.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Taiohae (MART – Marquesas Time).

Eclipses visible in Taiohae

Eclipse Visibility from TaiohaeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
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