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Flag for Turkey November 9, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Ankara, Turkey

Max view in Ankara
Sunday, November 9, 2003 at 3:18 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Ankara: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 12:16 AM

Maximum: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 3:18 AM

Ended: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 6:20 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 3 minutes

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November 9, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Ankara

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Ankara. 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
1:32 AM Nov 93:18 AM Nov 95:04 AM Nov 9
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Local times for eclipse in Ankara on Sunday, November 9, 2003

EventTime in AnkaraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 9 at 12:16 AM208°South-southwest63.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 9 at 1:32 AM237°West-southwest53.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 9 at 3:07 AM259°West37.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 9 at 3:18 AM261°West35.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 9 at 3:29 AM263°West33.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 9 at 5:04 AM278°West15.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 9 at 6:20 AM290°West-northwest2.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Times are local for Ankara (EET – Eastern European Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Ankara

Eclipse Visibility from AnkaraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2002Jun 24 / Jun 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 16LunarPartial
Total
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
Annular
2006Mar 14 / Mar 15LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
Total
2006Sep 7LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
Total
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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