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Flag for Palau April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Koror, Palau

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Koror: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Ended: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:59 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Koror

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Koror. 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
7:15 PM Apr 49:00 PM Apr 410:44 PM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Koror on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in KororDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:01:28 PM95°East0.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 4 at 6:04:23 PM95°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:15:48 PM98°East16.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:57:58 PM104°East-southeast40.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 9:00:17 PM104°East-southeast41.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:02:37 PM104°East-southeast42.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:44:48 PM121°East-southeast65.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:59:02 PM167°South-southeast76.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Koror (PWT – Palau Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Koror

Eclipse Visibility from KororVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Koror, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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