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Flag for U.S.A. September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Arden-Arcade, California, U.S.A.

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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 7:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Arden-Arcade: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 5:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 7:47 PM

Ended: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 10:22 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Arden-Arcade

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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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:52 PM Sep 277:47 PM Sep 279:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in Arden-Arcade on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Arden-ArcadeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 5:11:47 PM73°East-northeast19.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 6:07:13 PM82°East9.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseSep 27 at 6:52:45 PM89°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:11:12 PM91°East3.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 7:47:09 PM97°East9.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 8:23:05 PM102°East-southeast16.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 9:27:05 PM113°East-southeast28.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:22:31 PM125°Southeast37.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
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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