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Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 1:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Rawaki: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:01 PM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 1:00 AM

Ends: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 3:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 – April 5, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rawaki

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Rawaki. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red. Check the weather for Rawaki.

More about the April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:15 PM Apr 41:00 AM Apr 52:44 AM Apr 5
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Local times for eclipse in Rawaki on Sunday, April 5, 2015

EventTime in RawakiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 10:01 PM93°East54.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 11:15 PM95°East73.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 5 at 12:57 AM259°West81.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 5 at 1:00 AM259°West81.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 5 at 1:02 AM260°West80.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 2:44 AM266°West55.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 3:59 AM266°West37.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rawaki (PHOT – Phoenix Island Time).

Eclipses visible in Rawaki

Eclipse Visibility from RawakiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
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