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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 3:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Adak: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 12:01 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 3:00 AM

Ended: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 5:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adak

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Adak. 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
1:15 AM Apr 43:00 AM Apr 44:44 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Adak on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in AdakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 12:01 AM135°Southeast22.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 1:15 AM154°South-southeast29.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 2:57 AM182°South32.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 3:00 AM183°South32.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 3:02 AM184°South32.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 4:44 AM212°South-southwest27.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 5:59 AM230°Southwest19.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Adak (HADT – Hawaii-Aleutian Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Adak

Eclipse Visibility from AdakVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
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