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Monday, September 28, 2015 at 5:47 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Patras: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 3:11 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 5:47 AM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 8:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Patras

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Patras. 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
4:07 AM Sep 285:47 AM Sep 287:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Patras on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in PatrasDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 3:11 AM222°Southwest43.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 4:07 AM236°Southwest36.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 5:11 AM249°West-southwest25.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 5:47 AM256°West-southwest18.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 6:23 AM261°West12.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 7:27 AM271°West0.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetSep 28 at 7:31 AM272°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 8:22 AM280°West10.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Patras (EEST – Eastern European Summer Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Patras.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Patras

Eclipse Visibility from PatrasVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
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