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Flag for Mongolia October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (Ulan Bator)

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Monday, October 17, 2005 at 8:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Ulaanbaatar: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 5:53 PM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 8:03 PM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 10:13 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes

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October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Ulaanbaatar. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:35 PM Oct 178:03 PM Oct 178:31 PM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Ulaanbaatar on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in UlaanbaatarDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 5:53 PM76°East-northeast0.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
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-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 7:35 PM94°East16.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 8:03 PM99°East21.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 8:31 PM105°East-southeast25.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 10:13 PM128°Southeast41.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Ulaanbaatar (ULAT – Ulaanbaatar Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Ulaanbaatar

Eclipse Visibility from UlaanbaatarVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarPartial
Total
2004May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28LunarPartial
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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