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Flag for Iran March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tehran, Iran

Max view in Tehran
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 2:51 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Tehran: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 11:48 PM

Maximum: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 2:51 AM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 5:53 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

Location

March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tehran

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

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
1:00 AM Mar 42:51 AM Mar 44:41 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Tehran on Sunday, March 4, 2007

EventTime in TehranDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 11:48 PM168°South-southeast61.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 1:00 AM204°South-southwest59.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 2:14 AM231°Southwest49.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 4 at 2:50 AM240°West-southwest43.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 4 at 3:27 AM248°West-southwest37.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 4:41 AM261°West22.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 5:53 AM271°West8.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Tehran (IRST – Iran Standard 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 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2005Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
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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