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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 5:57 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Al-Jamiliyah: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 12:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 5:57 PM

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 5:59 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Al-Jamiliyah

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Al-Jamiliyah, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon. Check the weather for Al-Jamiliyah.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
5:55 PM Apr 45:57 PM Apr 45:59 PM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Al-Jamiliyah on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Al-JamiliyahDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 12:01 PM19°North-northeast68.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 1:15 PM54°Northeast58.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 2:57 PM76°East-northeast38.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 3:00 PM76°East-northeast38.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 3:02 PM76°East-northeast37.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 4:44 PM89°East16.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 4 at 5:55 PM97°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Al-JamiliyahApr 4 at 5:57 PM97°East0.2°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Al-Jamiliyah would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 5:59 PM97°East0.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Al-Jamiliyah (AST – Arabia Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Al-Jamiliyah

Eclipse Visibility from Al-JamiliyahVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Al-Jamiliyah, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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