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Flag for Micronesia August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Palikir, Pohnpei, Micronesia

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Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 9:37 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Palikir: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 6:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 9:37 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 29, 2007 at 12:20 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes


August 28, 2007 – August 29, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Palikir

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Palikir. 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
7:51 PM Aug 289:37 PM Aug 2811:23 PM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Palikir on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in PalikirDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 6:53:40 PM102°East-southeast5.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 7:51:17 PM104°East-southeast18.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 8:52:22 PM107°East-southeast33.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 9:37:19 PM111°East-southeast43.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 10:22:22 PM117°East-southeast53.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 11:23:28 PM133°Southeast65.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 29 at 12:20:58 AM168°South-southeast73.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Palikir (PONT – Pohnpei Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Palikir

Eclipse Visibility From PalikirVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jan 10LunarPartial
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 15SolarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
2003May 7MercuryTransit
2004May 5LunarPartial
2004Jun 8VenusTransit
2004Oct 14SolarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2006Nov 9MercuryTransit
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
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