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

Max view in London
Saturday, March 3, 2007 at 11:21 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 11:21 PM

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


Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes

Location

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

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

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 311:21 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 PM112°East-southeast25.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 9:30 PM129°Southeast34.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 10:44 PM150°South-southeast41.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 11:20 PM162°South-southeast43.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 11:57 PM175°South44.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 1:11 AM200°South-southwest42.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 2:23 AM221°Southwest37.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for London (GMT – Greenwich Mean Time).

Eclipses 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 16LunarTotal
Total
2003May 31SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 8 / Nov 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
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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