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Flag for United Arab Emirates March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Max view in Abu Dhabi
Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 3:20 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Abu Dhabi: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 12:18 AM

Maximum: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 3:20 AM

Ended: Sun, Mar 4, 2007 at 6:23 AM

Duration: 6 hours, 5 minutes


March 4, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Abu Dhabi

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Abu Dhabi. 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
1:30 AM Mar 43:20 AM Mar 45:11 AM Mar 4
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Local times for eclipse in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, March 4, 2007

EventTime in Abu DhabiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 12:18:11 AM170°South72.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 1:30:21 AM222°Southwest67.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 4 at 2:44:13 AM246°West-southwest53.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 4 at 3:20:56 AM253°West-southwest46.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 4 at 3:57:33 AM259°West-southwest38.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 4 at 5:11:25 AM267°West21.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 4 at 6:23:39 AM274°West5.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Abu Dhabi (GST – Gulf Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Abu Dhabi

Eclipse Visibility from Abu DhabiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 21LunarPartial
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
2001Jan 9 / Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2002Jun 25LunarPenumbral
2002Nov 20LunarPenumbral
2003May 31SolarPartial
2003Nov 9LunarTotal
2004May 4 / May 5LunarTotal
2004Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Oct 3SolarPartial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Mar 29SolarPartial
2006Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Mar 4LunarTotal
2008Feb 21LunarPartial
2008Aug 1SolarPartial
2008Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Aug 6LunarPenumbral
2009 / 2010Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarPartial
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