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Flag for Norfolk Island April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kingston, Norfolk Island

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 11:30 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Kingston: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 8:31 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:30 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 2:29 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


April 4, 2015 – April 5, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kingston

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Kingston. 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
9:45 PM Apr 411:30 PM Apr 41:14 AM Apr 5
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Local times for eclipse in Kingston on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in KingstonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:31:28 PM77°East-northeast30.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 9:45:48 PM64°East-northeast46.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 11:27:58 PM31°North-northeast62.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 11:30:17 PM30°North-northeast62.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:32:37 PM28°North-northeast63.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 5 at 1:14:48 AM331°North-northwest63.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 2:29:02 AM303°West-northwest52.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kingston (NFT – Norfolk Time).

Eclipses visible in Kingston

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