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Monday, September 28, 2015 at 4:47 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Mülheim / Ruhr: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 2:11 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 4:47 AM

Ended: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 7:22 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mülheim / Ruhr

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mülheim / Ruhr. 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
3:07 AM Sep 284:47 AM Sep 286:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Mülheim / Ruhr on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in Mülheim / RuhrDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 2:11:47 AM197°South-southwest37.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 3:07:13 AM213°South-southwest34.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 4:11:12 AM230°Southwest27.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 4:47:09 AM238°West-southwest23.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 5:23:05 AM246°West-southwest18.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 6:27:05 AM259°West9.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 7:22:31 AM270°West2.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Mülheim / Ruhr (CEST – Central European Summer Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Mülheim / Ruhr

Eclipse Visibility from Mülheim / RuhrVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
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