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October 7, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Alofi, Niue

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Alofi: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 9:15 PM

Maximum: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 2:33 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

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October 7, 2014 – October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Alofi

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Alofi. 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 711:54 PM Oct 71:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Alofi on Tuesday, October 7, 2014

EventTime in AlofiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 9:15 PM63°East-northeast41.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 10:14 PM49°Northeast52.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 11:25 PM23°North-northeast62.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 7 at 11:54 PMNorth64.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 12:23 AM351°North63.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 1:34 AM319°Northwest56.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 2:33 AM303°West-northwest46.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Alofi (NUT – Niue Time).

Eclipses visible in Alofi

Eclipse Visibility from AlofiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
Total
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
Total
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 14LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27LunarPenumbral
Total
2019Jan 20LunarPartial
Total
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
Total
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