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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 9:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Cancún: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 7:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 9:47 PM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 12:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

Location

September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cancún

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Cancún. 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
8:07 PM Sep 279:47 PM Sep 2711:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in Cancún on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in CancúnDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:11 PM93°East8.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:07 PM98°East21.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:11 PM105°East-southeast35.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 9:47 PM110°East-southeast43.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:23 PM116°East-southeast51.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:27 PM134°Southeast63.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:22 AM164°South-southeast69.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Cancún (EST – Eastern Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Cancún

Eclipse Visibility from CancúnVisibility 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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