Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Ponta Delgada (Azores), Portugal
Eclipse visible in Ponta Delgada (Azores) – Aug 16, 2008 Partial Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Ponta Delgada (Azores). As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.
Local times for eclipse in Ponta Delgada (Azores) on Saturday, August 16, 2008
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Ponta Delgada (Azores).
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Ponta Delgada (Azores) (AZOST - Azores Summer Time).
Other eclipses visible in Ponta Delgada (Azores)
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
Ponta Delgada (Azores)
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Ponta Delgada (Azores)
|Path of the eclipse|
|May 16, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Nov 8 / Nov 9, 2003||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 4, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 28, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 3, 2005||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Mar 14 / Mar 15, 2006||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 29, 2006||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Sep 7, 2006||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Mar 3 / Mar 4, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 16, 2008||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 5 / Aug 6, 2009||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 31, 2009||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Dec 21, 2010||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jun 15, 2011||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Apr 25, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 18 / Oct 19, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 3, 2013||Solar||Total||Partial|
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