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Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:47 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Faro: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 1:11 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 3:47 AM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 6:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Faro

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Faro. 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
2:07 AM Sep 283:47 AM Sep 285:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Faro on Monday, September 28, 2015

EventTime in FaroDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 1:11 AM178°South53.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 2:07 AM200°South-southwest51.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 3:11 AM222°Southwest45.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 3:47 AM232°Southwest40.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 4:23 AM240°West-southwest35.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 5:27 AM252°West-southwest23.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 6:22 AM261°West13.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Faro (WEST – Western European Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Faro

Eclipse Visibility from FaroVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10 / Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
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