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Flag for U.S.A. October 18, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A.

Max view in Albuquerque
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 6:24 PM

Global Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Albuquerque: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Began: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 3:50 PM

Maximum: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 6:24 PM

Ended: Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 7:49 PM


Duration: 3 hours, 59 minutes

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October 18, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Albuquerque

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the October 18, 2013 – October 19, 2013 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
6:21 PM Oct 186:24 PM Oct 187:49 PM Oct 18
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Local times for eclipse in Albuquerque on Friday, October 18, 2013

EventTime in AlbuquerqueDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 18 at 3:50 PM52°Northeast27.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 18 at 5:50 PM72°East-northeast6.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 18 at 6:21 PM77°East-northeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in AlbuquerqueOct 18 at 6:24 PM77°East-northeast0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Albuquerque would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 18 at 7:49 PM88°East16.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Albuquerque (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Albuquerque.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Albuquerque

Eclipse Visibility from AlbuquerqueVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
Total
2012May 20SolarAnnular
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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