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

Max view in Gambier Islands
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 1:55 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Gambier Islands: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 11:15 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 1:55 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 4:33 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

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October 7, 2014 – October 8, 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
12:14 AM Oct 81:55 AM Oct 83:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Gambier Islands on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in Gambier IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 11:15 PM12°North-northeast59.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 12:14 AM344°North-northwest59.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 1:25 AM317°Northwest51.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 1:54 AM309°Northwest46.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 2:23 AM303°West-northwest40.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 3:34 AM291°West-northwest26.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 4:33 AM284°West-northwest14.0°
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
Partial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
Total
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
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