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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Fort-de-France: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 1:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Fort-de-France

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Fort-de-France. 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
9:07 PM Sep 2710:47 PM Sep 2712:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Fort-de-France on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Fort-de-FranceDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11 PM99°East33.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:07 PM104°East-southeast46.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:11 PM115°East-southeast60.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 10:47 PM126°Southeast68.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:23 PM146°South-southeast74.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:27 AM209°South-southwest75.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:22 AM240°West-southwest66.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Fort-de-France (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Fort-de-France

Eclipse Visibility from Fort-de-FranceVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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