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Flag for Pitcairn Islands October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:54 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Adamstown: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 12:15 AM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 2:54 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 5:33 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adamstown

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Adamstown. 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
1:14 AM Oct 82:54 AM Oct 84:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Adamstown on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in AdamstownDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 12:15:35 AMNorth58.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 1:14:50 AM337°North-northwest56.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 2:25:11 AM313°Northwest46.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 2:54:38 AM306°Northwest41.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 3:24:00 AM300°West-northwest36.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 4:34:21 AM290°West-northwest22.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 5:33:42 AM283°West-northwest9.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Adamstown (PST – Pitcairn Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Adamstown

Eclipse Visibility from AdamstownVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
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