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Flag for U.S.A. April 14, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A.

Max view in Fairbanks
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:46 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Fairbanks: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 8:53 PM

Maximum: Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 11:46 PM

Ended: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 2:37 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 44 minutes

Location

April 14, 2014 – April 15, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Fairbanks

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Fairbanks. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
9:58 PM Apr 1411:46 PM Apr 141:33 AM Apr 15
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Local times for eclipse in Fairbanks on Monday, April 14, 2014

EventTime in FairbanksDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 8:53 PM110°East-southeast1.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseApr 14 at 9:13 PM114°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 9:58 PM124°Southeast3.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 14 at 11:06 PM140°Southeast8.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Maximum EclipseApr 14 at 11:45 PM149°South-southeast10.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 15 at 12:24 AM158°South-southeast12.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 15 at 1:33 AM175°South13.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 15 at 2:37 AM191°South13.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Fairbanks (AKDT – Alaska Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Fairbanks

Eclipse Visibility from FairbanksVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 1SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
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