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Monday, September 28, 2015 at 2:47 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Bissau: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 12:11 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 2:47 AM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 5:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Bissau

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Bissau. 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
1:07 AM Sep 282:47 AM Sep 284:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Bissau on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in BissauDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 12:11 AM140°Southeast75.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 1:07 AM202°South-southwest78.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 2:11 AM243°West-southwest67.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 2:47 AM252°West-southwest59.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 3:23 AM257°West-southwest51.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 4:27 AM263°West36.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 5:22 AM267°West23.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Bissau (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses visible in Bissau

Eclipse Visibility from BissauVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 1SolarPartial
Annular
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 26SolarPartial
Annular
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