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Flag for Somalia March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mogadishu, Somalia

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Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 2:20 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Mogadishu: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 11:18 PM

Maximum: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 2:20 AM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 5:23 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

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March 3, 2007 – March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mogadishu

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Mogadishu. 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
12:30 AM Mar 42:20 AM Mar 44:11 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Mogadishu on Sunday, March 4, 2007

EventTime in MogadishuDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 11:18 PM64°East-northeast76.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 12:30 AM314°Northwest82.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 1:44 AM283°West-northwest65.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 4 at 2:20 AM280°West56.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 4 at 2:57 AM278°West47.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 4:11 AM276°West29.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 5:23 AM276°West12.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mogadishu (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Eclipses visible in Mogadishu

Eclipse Visibility from MogadishuVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jun 21SolarPartial
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
Partial
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2003May 16LunarPartial
Total
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
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