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Flag for New Zealand August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands, New Zealand

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Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 11:22 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Chatham Islands: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 8:38 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 11:22 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 29, 2007 at 2:05 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes


August 28, 2007 – August 29, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Chatham Islands. 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
9:36 PM Aug 2811:22 PM Aug 281:08 AM Aug 29
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Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 8:38:40 PM74°East-northeast30.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 9:36:17 PM61°East-northeast39.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 10:37:22 PM45°Northeast47.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 11:22:19 PM29°North-northeast52.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 29 at 12:07:22 AM12°North-northeast54.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 29 at 1:08:28 AM346°North-northwest54.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 29 at 2:05:58 AM325°Northwest49.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Chatham Islands (CHAST – Chatham Island Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Chatham Islands

Eclipse Visibility From Chatham IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30 / Dec 31LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2003May 16LunarPartial
2003Nov 24SolarPartial
2004May 5LunarPenumbral
2005Apr 9SolarPartial
2005Apr 24 / Apr 25LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPenumbral
2006Nov 9MercuryTransit
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Feb 7SolarPartial
2008Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2009Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
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