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Flag for U.S.A. October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Boise, Idaho, U.S.A.

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Monday, October 17, 2005 at 6:03 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Boise: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 3:53 AM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 6:03 AM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 8:13 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes


October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Boise

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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 Boise. 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
5:35 AM Oct 176:03 AM Oct 176:31 AM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Boise on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in BoiseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 3:53:26 AM235°Southwest42.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 5:35:18 AM258°West-southwest26.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 6:03:20 AM263°West21.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 6:31:15 AM268°West16.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
MoonsetOct 17 at 8:12:15 AM285°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 8:13:15 AM285°West-northwest0.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Boise (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Boise

Eclipse Visibility from BoiseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
2000Jul 30SolarPartial
2000Dec 25SolarPartial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2003Nov 8LunarTotal
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
2008Feb 20LunarTotal
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Boise, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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