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Flag for Iran May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tehran, Iran

Max view in Tehran
Wednesday, May 5, 2004 at 1:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Tehran: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 10:22 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 5, 2004 at 1:00 AM

Ended: Wed, May 5, 2004 at 3:38 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 16 minutes

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

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Tehran. 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
11:18 PM May 41:00 AM May 52:41 AM May 5
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Local times for eclipse in Tehran on Wednesday, May 5, 2004

EventTime in TehranDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 10:22 PM138°Southeast26.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 11:18 PM152°South-southeast32.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 5 at 12:22 AM169°South36.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 5 at 1:00 AM180°South37.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 5 at 1:37 AM191°South36.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 5 at 2:41 AM208°South-southwest31.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 5 at 3:38 AM221°Southwest25.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Tehran (IRDT – Iran Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Tehran

Eclipse Visibility from TehranVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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