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Flag for Russia October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tiksi, Russia

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 8:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Tiksi: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 6:15 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 8:54 PM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 11:33 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tiksi

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Tiksi. 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
7:14 PM Oct 88:54 PM Oct 810:34 PM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Tiksi on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in TiksiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 6:15:35 PM76°East-northeast1.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 7:14:50 PM90°East5.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 8:25:11 PM106°East-southeast10.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 8:54:38 PM113°East-southeast13.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 9:24:00 PM120°East-southeast15.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 10:34:21 PM137°Southeast19.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 11:33:42 PM152°South-southeast22.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Tiksi (YAKT – Yakutsk Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Tiksi

Eclipse Visibility from TiksiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 2SolarPartial
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 19LunarPenumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 11LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPenumbral
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Aug 11SolarPartial
2019Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Tiksi, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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