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Eclipse visible in Anchorage – April 14, 2014 – April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Anchorage.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Anchorage on Monday, April 14, 2014

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.

EventTime in AnchorageDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 8:55 PM108°East-southeast1.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 14 at 9:08 PM111°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 9:59 PM122°East-southeast4.8° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 11:08 PM138°Southeast10.7° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 14 at 11:46 PM146°South-southeast13.3° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 15 at 12:23 AM155°South-southeast15.4° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 1:32 AM172°South17.4° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 2:36 AM189°South17.2° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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 (AKDT - Alaska Daylight Time).

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Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in AnchorageLooks like in AnchoragePath of the eclipse
Feb 9, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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Dec 31, 2009LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Dec 20 / Dec 21, 2010LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 10, 2011LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 20, 2012SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 4, 2012LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 28, 2012LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 8, 2014LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 23, 2014SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 4, 2015LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 27, 2015LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 8, 2016SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Feb 10, 2017LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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