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Eclipse visible in Atlanta – October 27, 2004 – October 28, 2004 — 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 Atlanta.

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

More about the October 28, 2004 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Atlanta on Wednesday, October 27, 2004

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 AtlantaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 27 at 8:09 PM87°East17.6° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 27 at 9:16 PM96°East31.3° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 27 at 10:26 PM107°East-southeast45.3° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 27 at 11:05 PM115°East-southeast52.8° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 27 at 11:43 PM127°Southeast59.7° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 28 at 12:53 AM159°South-southeast68.6° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 28 at 2:00 AM204°South-southwest68.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

Times are local for Atlanta (EDT - Eastern Daylight Time).

Other eclipses visible in Atlanta

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in AtlantaLooks like in AtlantaPath of the eclipse
Jul 28, 1999LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20 / Jan 21, 2000LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 25, 2000SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 9, 2001LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 14, 2001SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 30, 2001LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 26, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 10, 2002SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2002LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8, 2003LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 27 / Oct 28, 2004LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 8, 2005SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 24, 2005LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 17, 2005LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 14, 2006LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 28, 2007LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20 / Feb 21, 2008LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 7, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 5, 2009LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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