Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Anchorage – Nov 8, 2003 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.
Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Saturday, November 8, 2003
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Anchorage.
The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.Times are local for Anchorage (AKST - Alaska Standard Time).
Other eclipses visible in Anchorage
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Mar 12, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Sep 6, 1998||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jan 31, 1999||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jul 28, 1999||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 20, 2000||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 16, 2000||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 30, 2000||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 9, 2001||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Jul 5, 2001||Lunar||Partial||Penumbral|
|Dec 14, 2001||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Dec 29 / Dec 30, 2001||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Jun 10, 2002||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Nov 19, 2002||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 30, 2003||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Nov 8, 2003||Lunar||Total||Partial|
|Oct 13, 2004||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Oct 27, 2004||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Apr 23 / Apr 24, 2005||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 17, 2005||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Aug 27 / Aug 28, 2007||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Feb 20, 2008||Lunar||Total||Total|
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