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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 7:48 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Magnitogorsk: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 2:03 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 7:48 PM

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 7:58 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 55 minutes


April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Magnitogorsk

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Magnitogorsk, 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 Magnitogorsk.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

7:44 PM Apr 47:48 PM Apr 47:58 PM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Magnitogorsk on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in MagnitogorskDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 2:03 PM20°North-northeast40.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 3:17 PM42°Northeast35.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 5:00 PM67°East-northeast23.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 6:44 PM88°East9.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 4 at 7:44 PM100°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in MagnitogorskApr 4 at 7:48 PM101°East0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Magnitogorsk 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 7:58 PM103°East-southeast1.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Magnitogorsk (YEKT – Yekaterinburg Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Magnitogorsk

Eclipse Visibility from MagnitogorskVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
2015Sep 28LunarPartial
2016Sep 16 / Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7 / Aug 8LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Magnitogorsk, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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