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Flag for Kiribati April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rawaki, Phoenix Islands, Kiribati

Max view in Rawaki
Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 1:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Rawaki: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:03 PM

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

Ends: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 3:58 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 55 minutes

Location

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

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Rawaki, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight. 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
11:17 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 10:03 PM93°East55.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 11:17 PM95°East73.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseApr 5 at 1:00 AM260°West80.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 2:44 AM266°West55.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 3:58 AM266°West37.5°
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
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 12SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 21 / Dec 22LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarPenumbral
Total
2019Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
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