Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Gambier Islands, French Polynesia
Eclipse visible in Gambier Islands – Feb 20, 2008 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Gambier Islands on Wednesday, February 20, 2008
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Gambier Islands.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Gambier Islands (GAMT - Gambier Time).
Other eclipses visible in Gambier Islands
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|May 15, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 8, 2003||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Oct 27, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 8, 2005||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 23 / Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 27 / Aug 28, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 20, 2008||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 9, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 6 / Jul 7, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 25 / Jun 26, 2010||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 11, 2010||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Dec 20 / Dec 21, 2010||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Dec 10, 2011||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jun 3 / Jun 4, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 13, 2012||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Nov 28, 2012||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 9, 2013||Solar||Annular||Partial|
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