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Flag for New Zealand October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rotorua, New Zealand (Te Rotorua-nui-a-Kahumatamomoe)

Max view in Rotorua
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Rotorua: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 9:15 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Ended: Thu, Oct 9, 2014 at 2:33 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

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October 8, 2014 – October 9, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Rotorua

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Rotorua. 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
10:14 PM Oct 811:54 PM Oct 81:34 AM Oct 9
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Local times for eclipse in Rotorua on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in RotoruaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 9:15 PM62°East-northeast21.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 10:14 PM50°Northeast30.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 11:25 PM32°North-northeast39.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 11:54 PM23°North-northeast42.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 9 at 12:23 AM14°North-northeast43.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 9 at 1:34 AM350°North44.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 9 at 2:33 AM331°North-northwest40.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Rotorua (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Rotorua

Eclipse Visibility from RotoruaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21 / Dec 22LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 10SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23 / Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
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