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Flag for Guinea-Bissau May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Gabú, Guinea-Bissau

Max view in Gabú
Tuesday, May 4, 2004 at 8:31 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Gabú: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 5:54 PM

Maximum: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 8:31 PM

Ended: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 11:07 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 13 minutes

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May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Gabú

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Gabú. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
7:05 PM May 48:31 PM May 410:08 PM May 4
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Local times for eclipse in Gabú on Tuesday, May 4, 2004

EventTime in GabúDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 5:54 PM103°East-southeast16.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 6:53 PM106°East-southeast2.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 4 at 7:05 PM107°East-southeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 7:54 PM110°East-southeast10.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 4 at 8:31 PM113°East-southeast18.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 4 at 9:07 PM116°East-southeast26.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 4 at 10:08 PM124°Southeast38.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 4 at 11:07 PM137°Southeast49.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Gabú (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Gabú

Eclipse Visibility from GabúVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Aug 5 / Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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