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Flag for Palau October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Melekeok, Palau

Max view in Melekeok
Monday, October 17, 2005 at 9:04 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Melekeok: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 6:53 PM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 9:04 PM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 11:13 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes

Location

October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Melekeok

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Melekeok. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:35 PM Oct 179:04 PM Oct 179:31 PM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Melekeok on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in MelekeokDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 6:53 PM82°East18.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 8:35 PM83°East42.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 9:03 PM83°East49.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 9:31 PM82°East56.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 11:13 PM68°East-northeast80.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Melekeok (PWT – Palau Time).

Eclipses visible in Melekeok

Eclipse Visibility from MelekeokVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
Annular
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2004May 5LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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