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Flag for Italy November 8, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rome, Italy (Roma)

Max view in Rome
Sunday, November 9, 2003 at 2:18 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Rome: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 11:16 PM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 2:18 AM

Ended: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 5:20 AM

Duration: 6 hours, 3 minutes


November 8, 2003 – November 9, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rome

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Rome. 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
12:32 AM Nov 92:18 AM Nov 94:04 AM Nov 9
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Local times for eclipse in Rome on Sunday, November 9, 2003

EventTime in RomeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 11:16:58 PM163°South-southeast62.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 9 at 12:32:51 AM202°South-southwest62.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 9 at 2:07:35 AM238°West-southwest51.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 9 at 2:18:35 AM241°West-southwest49.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 9 at 2:29:32 AM244°West-southwest47.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 9 at 4:04:16 AM264°West31.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 9 at 5:20:11 AM276°West17.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rome (CET – Central European Time).

Eclipses visible in Rome

Eclipse Visibility from RomeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 16LunarTotal
2003May 31SolarPartial
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
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