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

Max view in Tehran
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 2:50 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 2:50 AM

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

Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes


March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — 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
1:00 AM Mar 42:50 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 11:48:11 PM168°South-southeast61.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 1:00:21 AM203°South-southwest59.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 2:14:13 AM231°Southwest50.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 4 at 2:50:56 AM240°West-southwest43.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 4 at 3:27:33 AM248°West-southwest37.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 4:41:25 AM261°West22.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 5:53:39 AM271°West8.5°
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
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
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