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Flag for French Polynesia April 14, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Gambier Islands, French Polynesia

Max view in Gambier Islands
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 10:45 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Gambier Islands: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 7:53 PM

Maximum: Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 10:45 PM

Ended: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 1:37 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes


April 14, 2014 – April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Gambier Islands

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Gambier Islands. 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
8:58 PM Apr 1410:45 PM Apr 1412:33 AM Apr 15
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Local times for eclipse in Gambier Islands on Monday, April 14, 2014

EventTime in Gambier IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 7:53 PM87°East30.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 8:58 PM80°East45.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 10:06 PM68°East-northeast60.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 14 at 10:45 PM56°Northeast67.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 14 at 11:24 PM34°Northeast74.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 12:33 AM329°North-northwest75.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 1:37 AM296°West-northwest64.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Gambier Islands (GAMT – Gambier Time).

Eclipses visible in Gambier Islands

Eclipse Visibility from Gambier IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
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