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Flag for Norway September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hammerfest, Norway

Max view in Hammerfest
Monday, September 28, 2015 at 4:47 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Hammerfest: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 2:11 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 4:47 AM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 7:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hammerfest

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Hammerfest. 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
3:07 AM Sep 284:47 AM Sep 286:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Hammerfest on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in HammerfestDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 2:11 AM212°South-southwest16.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 3:07 AM226°Southwest14.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 4:11 AM241°West-southwest10.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 4:47 AM250°West-southwest7.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 5:23 AM258°West-southwest5.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 6:27 AM272°West0.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetSep 28 at 6:35 AM274°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 7:22 AM285°West-northwest2.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Hammerfest (CEST – Central European Summer Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Hammerfest.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Hammerfest

Eclipse Visibility from HammerfestVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1 / Jun 2SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 15 / Jun 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 25 / Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18 / Oct 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2015Mar 20SolarPartial
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 27 / Jul 28LunarPartial
Total
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Hammerfest, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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