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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Lae: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 7:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:00 PM

Ends: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 12:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Lae, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight. Check the weather for Lae.

More about the April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:15 PM Apr 410:00 PM Apr 411:44 PM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Lae on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in LaeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:01 PM93°East12.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:15 PM92°East30.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 9:57 PM89°East55.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 10:00 PM89°East56.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:02 PM89°East56.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:44 PM82°East81.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 12:59 AM275°West80.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Lae (PGT – Papua New Guinea Time).

Eclipses visible in Lae

Eclipse Visibility from LaeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
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