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Flag for U.S.A. April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Arden-Arcade, California, U.S.A.

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 5:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Arden-Arcade: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 2:01 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 5:00 AM

Ended: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 7:59 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Arden-Arcade

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Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Arden-Arcade. 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
3:15 AM Apr 45:00 AM Apr 46:44 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Arden-Arcade on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Arden-ArcadeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 2:01:28 AM200°South-southwest43.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 3:15:48 AM222°Southwest36.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 4:57:58 AM244°West-southwest20.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 5:00:17 AM244°West-southwest20.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 5:02:37 AM245°West-southwest19.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 6:44:48 AM261°West1.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetApr 4 at 6:52:42 AM263°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 7:59:02 AM272°West13.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Arden-Arcade (PDT – Pacific Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Arden-Arcade

Eclipse Visibility from Arden-ArcadeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Arden-Arcade, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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