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Flag for Turkey January 9, 2001 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Istanbul, Turkey

Max view in Istanbul
Tuesday, January 9, 2001 at 10:20 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Istanbul: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 7:45 PM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 9, 2001 at 10:20 PM

Ended: Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 12:56 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


January 9, 2001 – January 10, 2001 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Istanbul

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Istanbul. 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
8:42 PM Jan 910:20 PM Jan 911:58 PM Jan 9
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Local times for eclipse in Istanbul on Tuesday, January 9, 2001

EventTime in IstanbulDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 7:45:02 PM88°East32.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 8:42:27 PM97°East42.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsJan 9 at 9:50:05 PM112°East-southeast54.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseJan 9 at 10:20:34 PM120°East-southeast59.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsJan 9 at 10:51:06 PM131°Southeast64.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsJan 9 at 11:58:45 PM168°South-southeast70.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJan 10 at 12:56:08 AM206°South-southwest69.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Istanbul (EET – Eastern European Time).

Eclipses visible in Istanbul

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