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Eclipse visible in Edinburgh – Sep 28, 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Edinburgh.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the Sep 28, 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Edinburgh on Monday, September 28, 2015

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in EdinburghDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsSep 28 at 1:13 AM185°South34.2° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial eclipse beginsSep 28 at 2:12 AM202°South-southwest32.5° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 28 at 3:13 AM219°Southwest28.5° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 28 at 3:47 AM227°Southwest25.4° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 28 at 4:22 AM236°Southwest21.8° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 5:23 AM249°West-southwest14.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 6:22 AM261°West7.3° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Edinburgh (BST - British Summer Time).

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