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Flag for Papua New Guinea April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lae, Papua New Guinea

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Lae: Total Lunar Eclipse

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

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

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

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


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

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Lae. 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
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 7:01:28 PM93°East12.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:15:48 PM92°East30.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 9:57:58 PM90°East55.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 10:00:17 PM89°East55.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:02:37 PM89°East56.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:44:48 PM82°East81.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 12:59:02 AM275°West80.3°
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
2010Jun 26 / Jun 27LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 14SolarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPartial
2013May 10SolarPartial
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4 / Apr 5LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jul 17LunarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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