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Flag for Guatemala May 15, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Guatemala, Guatemala

Max view in Guatemala
Thursday, May 15, 2003 at 9:40 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Guatemala: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Thu, May 15, 2003 at 7:06 PM

Maximum: Thu, May 15, 2003 at 9:40 PM

Ended: Fri, May 16, 2003 at 12:13 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 7 minutes

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May 15, 2003 – May 16, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Guatemala

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Guatemala. 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
8:03 PM May 159:40 PM May 1511:17 PM May 15
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Local times for eclipse in Guatemala on Thursday, May 15, 2003

EventTime in GuatemalaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 7:06 PM113°East-southeast11.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 8:03 PM118°East-southeast23.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 9:14 PM128°Southeast37.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 15 at 9:40 PM133°Southeast41.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 15 at 10:05 PM139°Southeast45.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 15 at 11:17 PM161°South-southeast54.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 16 at 12:13 AM184°South55.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Guatemala (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Guatemala

Eclipse Visibility from GuatemalaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2000Dec 25SolarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2007Mar 3LunarPartial
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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