Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Gisborne, New Zealand
Eclipse visible in Gisborne – May 16, 2003 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Gisborne on Friday, May 16, 2003
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Gisborne.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Gisborne (NZST - New Zealand Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Gisborne
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Aug 22, 1998||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Sep 6 / Sep 7, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 1, 1999||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 16, 1999||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jul 28 / Jul 29, 1999||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 16 / Jul 17, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 6, 2001||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 30 / Dec 31, 2001||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26 / May 27, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 16, 2003||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|May 5, 2004||Lunar||Total||Penumbral|
|Apr 9, 2005||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17 / Oct 18, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 8, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 28 / Aug 29, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 7, 2008||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 17, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
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