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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 11:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Palikir: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 8:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:00 PM

Ends: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 1:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

Location

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

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

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
9:15 PM Apr 411:00 PM Apr 412:44 AM Apr 5
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Local times for eclipse in Palikir on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in PalikirDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:01 PM98°East22.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 9:15 PM103°East-southeast40.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 10:57 PM117°East-southeast63.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 11:00 PM118°East-southeast64.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:02 PM119°East-southeast64.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 12:44 AM194°South-southwest77.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 1:59 AM239°West-southwest65.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Palikir (PONT – Pohnpei Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Palikir

Eclipse Visibility from PalikirVisibility 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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