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Flag for Paraguay August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Asuncion, Paraguay

Max view in Asuncion
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 6:02 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Asuncion: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 3:53 AM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 6:02 AM

Ended: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 9:20 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes

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August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Asuncion

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Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Asuncion. 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 partialMaxMoonset
4:51 AM Aug 286:02 AM Aug 286:08 AM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Asuncion on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in AsuncionDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 3:53 AM272°West29.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 4:51 AM266°West16.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 5:52 AM261°West3.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Maximal Eclipse visible in AsuncionAug 28 at 6:02 AM260°West1.1°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Asuncion would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetAug 28 at 6:08 AM259°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 6:37 AM256°West-southwest6.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 7:22 AM251°West-southwest16.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 8:23 AM243°West-southwest28.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 9:20 AM233°Southwest39.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Asuncion (PYT – Paraguay Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Asuncion

Eclipse Visibility from AsuncionVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarPartial
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2007Sep 11SolarPartial
Partial
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPartial
Partial
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Asuncion, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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