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Flag for Mongolia April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (Ulan Bator)

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Ulaanbaatar: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Ended: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:59 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Ulaanbaatar

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Ulaanbaatar. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
8:19 PM Apr 49:00 PM Apr 410:44 PM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Ulaanbaatar on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in UlaanbaatarDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:01 PM72°East-northeast22.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:15 PM86°East10.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 4 at 8:19 PM98°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:57 PM105°East-southeast5.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 9:00 PM106°East-southeast5.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:02 PM106°East-southeast6.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:44 PM127°Southeast20.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:59 PM144°Southeast29.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Ulaanbaatar ( – (null)).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Ulaanbaatar.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Ulaanbaatar

Eclipse Visibility from UlaanbaatarVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarPartial
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
Partial
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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