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Flag for Russia August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Yakutsk, Russia

Max view in Yakutsk
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 8:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Yakutsk: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 5:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 8:47 PM

Ended: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 11:20 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes

Location

August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Yakutsk

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Yakutsk. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
8:42 PM Aug 288:47 PM Aug 2810:23 PM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Yakutsk on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in YakutskDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 5:53 PM77°East-northeast20.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 6:51 PM89°East13.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 7:52 PM102°East-southeast6.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 8:37 PM111°East-southeast0.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 28 at 8:42 PM112°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in YakutskAug 28 at 8:47 PM113°East-southeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Yakutsk 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-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 9:22 PM121°East-southeast3.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 10:23 PM134°Southeast9.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 11:20 PM148°South-southeast13.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Yakutsk (YAKST – Yakutsk Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Yakutsk

Eclipse Visibility from YakutskVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPenumbral
Total
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarPenumbral
Total
2004May 5LunarPartial
Total
2004Oct 14SolarPartial
Partial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarPartial
Total
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Yakutsk, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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