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Flag for India May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Akola, Maharashtra, India

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Wednesday, May 5, 2004 at 2:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Akola: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 11:22 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 5, 2004 at 2:00 AM

Ended: Wed, May 5, 2004 at 4:38 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 16 minutes

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May 4, 2004 – May 5, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Akola

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Akola. 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
12:18 AM May 52:00 AM May 53:41 AM May 5
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Local times for eclipse in Akola on Wednesday, May 5, 2004

EventTime in AkolaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 11:22 PM161°South-southeast50.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 5 at 12:18 AM182°South52.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 5 at 1:22 AM205°South-southwest48.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 5 at 2:00 AM216°Southwest44.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 5 at 2:37 AM225°Southwest38.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 5 at 3:41 AM236°West-southwest27.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 5 at 4:38 AM244°West-southwest16.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Akola (IST – India Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Akola

Eclipse Visibility from AkolaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003Nov 9LunarPartial
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2008Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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