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Flag for US Minor Outlying Islands October 16, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Baker Island, US Minor Outlying Islands

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Monday, October 17, 2005 at 12:03 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Baker Island: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Oct 16, 2005 at 9:53 PM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 12:03 AM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 2:13 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes


October 16, 2005 – October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Baker Island

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Baker Island. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:35 PM Oct 1612:03 AM Oct 1712:31 AM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Baker Island on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in Baker IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 16 at 9:53:26 PM67°East-northeast64.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 16 at 11:35:18 PM350°North79.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 12:03:20 AM320°Northwest76.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 12:31:15 AM304°Northwest71.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 2:13:15 AM286°West-northwest48.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Baker Island (AoE – Anywhere on Earth).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Baker Island

Eclipse Visibility From Baker IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 20LunarPartial
2000Jul 15 / Jul 16LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
2001Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 25 / May 26LunarPenumbral
2003May 6MercuryTransit
2004Jun 7VenusTransit
2005Apr 23LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 16 / Oct 17LunarPartial
2006Sep 7LunarPenumbral
2006Nov 8MercuryTransit
2007Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarTotal
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 6LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 21SolarPartial
2009Dec 31LunarPenumbral
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