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Flag for U.S.A. August 27, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Anchorage
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 2:37 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Anchorage: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Aug 27, 2007 at 11:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 2:37 AM

Ended: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 5:20 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes

Location

August 27, 2007 – August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Anchorage

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Anchorage. 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
12:51 AM Aug 282:37 AM Aug 284:23 AM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 27 at 11:53 PM149°South-southeast13.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 12:51 AM163°South-southeast16.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 1:52 AM178°South17.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 2:37 AM189°South17.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 3:22 AM201°South-southwest16.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 4:23 AM215°Southwest13.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 5:20 AM229°Southwest9.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
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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