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Eclipse visible in Accra – May 16, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Accra on Friday, May 16, 2003
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 Accra.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.
Other eclipses visible in Accra
|Dates (Click link for path info)||Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in Accra||Looks like in Accra||Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 13, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 8, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 31, 1999||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 21, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 9, 2001||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 21, 2001||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jun 24, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 19 / Nov 20, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 4, 2002||Solar||Total||Partial|
|May 16, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 4, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 28, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 3, 2005||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 14 / Mar 15, 2006||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 29, 2006||Solar||Total||Total|
|Sep 7, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 22, 2006||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 3 / Mar 4, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 21, 2008||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 16, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
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