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Flag for US Virgin Islands September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands

Max view in Charlotte Amalie
Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Charlotte Amalie: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 1:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

Location

September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Charlotte Amalie

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Charlotte Amalie. 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
9:07 PM Sep 2710:47 PM Sep 2712:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Charlotte Amalie on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Charlotte AmalieDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11 PM100°East29.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:07 PM106°East-southeast42.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:11 PM117°East-southeast56.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 10:47 PM127°Southeast63.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:23 PM143°Southeast69.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:27 AM192°South-southwest72.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:22 AM227°Southwest66.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Charlotte Amalie (AST – Atlantic Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Charlotte Amalie

Eclipse Visibility from Charlotte AmalieVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
Partial
2013May 24 / May 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Nov 3SolarPartial
Total
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarPartial
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2019Jul 16LunarPenumbral
Partial
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