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Flag for Romania May 4, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Timișoara, Romania

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Tuesday, May 4, 2004 at 11:30 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Timișoara: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 8:52 PM

Maximum: Tue, May 4, 2004 at 11:30 PM

Ended: Wed, May 5, 2004 at 2:08 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 16 minutes


May 4, 2004 – May 5, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Timișoara

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Timișoara. 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
9:48 PM May 411:30 PM May 41:11 AM May 5
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Local times for eclipse in Timișoara on Tuesday, May 4, 2004

EventTime in TimișoaraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 8:52:19 PM117°East-southeast2.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 9:48:38 PM127°Southeast9.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 4 at 10:52:30 PM140°Southeast17.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 4 at 11:30:11 PM149°South-southeast21.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 5 at 12:07:57 AM158°South-southeast23.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 5 at 1:11:50 AM174°South26.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 5 at 2:08:04 AM188°South25.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Timișoara (EEST – Eastern European Summer Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Timișoara

Eclipse Visibility from TimișoaraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 16LunarPartial
2003May 31SolarPartial
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
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