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Flag for U.S.A. October 7, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Adak, Alaska, U.S.A.

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 1:54 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Adak: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 11:15 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 1:54 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 4:33 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 7, 2014 – October 8, 2014 — 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
12:14 AM Oct 81:54 AM Oct 83:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Adak on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in AdakDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 11:15:35 PM122°East-southeast28.5°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 12:14:50 AM137°Southeast35.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 1:25:11 AM157°South-southeast41.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 1:54:38 AM167°South-southeast43.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 2:24:00 AM176°South43.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 3:34:21 AM200°South-southwest42.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 4:33:42 AM218°Southwest38.4°
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
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
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