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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 6:23 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Bowling Green: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 4:03 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:23 AM

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 9:58 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 55 minutes


April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Bowling Green

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Bowling Green, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. Check the weather for Bowling Green.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
5:17 AM Apr 46:23 AM Apr 46:29 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Bowling Green on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Bowling GreenDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 4:03 AM239°West-southwest26.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 5:17 AM252°West-southwest13.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Bowling GreenApr 4 at 6:23 AM262°West1.1°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Bowling Green would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetApr 4 at 6:29 AM263°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 7:00 AM268°West6.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 8:44 AM283°West-northwest26.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:58 AM297°West-northwest40.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Bowling Green (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Bowling Green

Eclipse Visibility from Bowling GreenVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Bowling Green, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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