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Flag for Suriname April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Paramaribo, Suriname

Max view in Paramaribo
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 4:46 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Paramaribo: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 1:53 AM

Maximum: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 4:46 AM

Ended: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 7:37 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes

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April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Paramaribo

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Paramaribo. 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
2:58 AM Apr 154:46 AM Apr 156:33 AM Apr 15
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Local times for eclipse in Paramaribo on Tuesday, April 15, 2014

EventTime in ParamariboDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 1:53 AM232°Southwest64.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 2:58 AM246°West-southwest50.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 15 at 4:06 AM253°West-southwest34.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 15 at 4:45 AM256°West-southwest25.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 15 at 5:24 AM257°West-southwest16.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 6:33 AM259°West0.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetApr 15 at 6:37 AM260°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 7:37 AM261°West14.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Paramaribo (SRT – Suriname Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Paramaribo

Eclipse Visibility from ParamariboVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 15LunarPartial
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Apr 25LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jul 27LunarPartial
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Paramaribo, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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