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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 4:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Barrow: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 1:01 AM

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

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

Location

April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Barrow

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Barrow. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red. Check the weather for Barrow.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
2:15 AM Apr 44:00 AM Apr 45:44 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Barrow on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in BarrowDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 1:01 AM159°South-southeast11.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 2:15 AM177°South12.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 3:57 AM203°South-southwest11.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 4:00 AM203°South-southwest11.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 4:02 AM204°South-southwest11.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 5:44 AM228°Southwest6.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 6:59 AM245°West-southwest1.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Barrow (AKDT – Alaska Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Barrow

Eclipse Visibility from BarrowVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2015Sep 27LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
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