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Flag for United Kingdom March 3, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — London, England, United Kingdom

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Saturday, March 3, 2007 at 11:20 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


London: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 8:18 PM

Maximum: Sat, Mar 3, 2007 at 11:20 PM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 2:23 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

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

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in London. 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
9:30 PM Mar 311:20 PM Mar 31:11 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in London on Saturday, March 3, 2007

EventTime in LondonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 8:18:11 PM112°East-southeast25.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 9:30:21 PM129°Southeast34.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 10:44:13 PM150°South-southeast41.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 11:20:56 PM162°South-southeast43.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 11:57:33 PM174°South44.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 1:11:25 AM199°South-southwest42.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 2:23:39 AM221°Southwest37.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for London (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in London

Eclipse Visibility From LondonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarTotal
Total
2002Jun 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 7MercuryTransit
Transit
2003May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
Total
2004Jun 8VenusTransit
Transit
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
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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