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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Tegucigalpa: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 6:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:47 PM

Ended: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 11:22 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tegucigalpa

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Tegucigalpa. 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
7:07 PM Sep 278:47 PM Sep 2710:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in Tegucigalpa on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in TegucigalpaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 6:11:47 PM91°East8.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:07:13 PM95°East21.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11:12 PM99°East36.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 8:47:09 PM102°East-southeast44.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 9:23:05 PM107°East-southeast53.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:27:05 PM121°East-southeast67.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:22:31 PM154°South-southeast76.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Tegucigalpa (CST – Central Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Tegucigalpa

Eclipse Visibility from TegucigalpaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
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