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Flag for Solomon Islands August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Honiara, Solomon Islands

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Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 9:37 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Honiara: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 6:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 9:37 PM

Ended: Wed, Aug 29, 2007 at 12:20 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes


August 28, 2007 – August 29, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Honiara

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Honiara. 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
7:51 PM Aug 289:37 PM Aug 2811:23 PM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Honiara on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in HoniaraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 6:53:40 PM99°East9.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 7:51:17 PM97°East23.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 8:52:22 PM95°East38.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 9:37:19 PM94°East48.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 10:22:22 PM93°East59.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 11:23:28 PM91°East74.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 29 at 12:20:58 AM82°East88.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Honiara (SBT – Solomon Islands Time).

Eclipses visible in Honiara

Eclipse Visibility from HoniaraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jan 10LunarPartial
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26 / May 27LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
2004May 5LunarPartial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17 / Oct 18LunarPartial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Aug 28 / Aug 29LunarTotal
2008Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
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