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Flag for New Zealand April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chatham Islands, Chatham Islands, New Zealand

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Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 1:45 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Chatham Islands: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:46 PM

Maximum: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 1:45 AM

Ended: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 3:44 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


April 4, 2015 – April 5, 2015 — 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
12:00 AM Apr 51:45 AM Apr 53:29 AM Apr 5
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Local times for eclipse in Chatham Islands on Sunday, April 5, 2015

EventTime in Chatham IslandsDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 10:46:28 PM54°Northeast36.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 5 at 12:00:48 AM34°North-northeast45.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 5 at 1:42:58 AM357°North50.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 5 at 1:45:17 AM356°North50.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 5 at 1:47:37 AM355°North50.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 3:29:48 AM319°Northwest43.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 3:44:02 AM300°West-northwest33.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Chatham Islands (CHADT – Chatham Island Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Chatham Islands

Eclipse Visibility from Chatham IslandsVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21 / Dec 22LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
2011Nov 25SolarPartial
2011Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
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