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Flag for U.S.A. October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Anchorage
Monday, October 17, 2005 at 4:03 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Anchorage: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 1:53 AM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 4:03 AM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 6:13 AM


Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes

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October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Anchorage

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Anchorage. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
3:35 AM Oct 174:03 AM Oct 174:31 AM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 1:53 AM185°South37.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 3:35 AM215°Southwest34.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 4:03 AM222°Southwest32.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 4:31 AM230°Southwest29.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 6:13 AM254°West-southwest19.8°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Anchorage (AKDT – Alaska Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Anchorage

Eclipse Visibility from AnchorageVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
Total
2000Jul 30SolarPartial
Partial
2001Jan 9LunarPartial
Total
2001Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 30SolarPartial
Annular
2003Nov 8LunarPartial
Total
2004Oct 13SolarPartial
Partial
2004Oct 27LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 23 / Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2007Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20LunarTotal
Total
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Dec 31LunarPartial
Partial
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