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Eclipse visible in Kuala Lumpur – October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Kuala Lumpur.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Kuala LumpurDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 4:17 PM80°East39.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 5:18 PM82°East24.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 6:27 PM83°East8.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 6:55 PM84°East0.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 8 at 6:59 PM84°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Kuala LumpurOct 8 at 7:01 PM84°East0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Kuala Lumpur would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 7:22 PM84°East5.1° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 8:32 PM84°East21.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 9:32 PM84°East36.3° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Kuala Lumpur.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Times are local for Kuala Lumpur (MYT - Malaysia Time).

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Jul 17, 2019LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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