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Flag for Indonesia March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia

Max view in Medan
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 6:21 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Medan: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 3:18 AM

Maximum: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 6:21 AM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 9:23 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

Location

March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Medan

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Medan. 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 partialMaxMoonset
4:30 AM Mar 46:21 AM Mar 46:37 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Medan on Sunday, March 4, 2007

EventTime in MedanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 3:18 AM277°West47.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 4:30 AM276°West30.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 5:44 AM276°West12.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 4 at 6:20 AM277°West3.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
MoonsetMar 4 at 6:37 AM277°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMar 4 at 6:57 AM277°West5.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 8:11 AM279°West23.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 9:23 AM281°West40.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Medan (WIB – Western Indonesian Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Medan

Eclipse Visibility from MedanVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003Nov 9LunarPenumbral
Total
2004May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Aug 28LunarPartial
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Medan, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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