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Flag for Gambia March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Farafenni, Gambia

Max view in Farafenni
Saturday, March 3, 2007 at 11:20 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Farafenni: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 8:18 PM

Maximum: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 11:20 PM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 2:23 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

Location

March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Farafenni

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

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

More about the March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
9:30 PM Mar 311:20 PM Mar 31:11 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Farafenni on Saturday, March 3, 2007

EventTime in FarafenniDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 8:18 PM86°East17.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 9:30 PM91°East34.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 10:44 PM96°East52.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 11:20 PM101°East61.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 11:57 PM108°East-southeast69.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 1:11 AM169°South82.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 2:23 AM247°West-southwest72.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Farafenni (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Farafenni

Eclipse Visibility from FarafenniVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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