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Flag for U.S.A. October 7, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hilo, Hawaii, U.S.A.

Max view in Hilo
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 12:54 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Hilo: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 10:15 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 12:54 AM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 3:33 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 7, 2014 – October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Hilo

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Hilo. 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
11:14 PM Oct 712:54 AM Oct 82:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Hilo on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in HiloDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 10:15:35 PM115°East-southeast60.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 11:14:50 PM137°Southeast71.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 12:25:11 AM199°South-southwest75.5°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 12:54:38 AM222°Southwest72.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 1:24:00 AM237°West-southwest67.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 2:34:21 AM254°West-southwest52.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 3:33:42 AM262°West39.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Hilo (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Hilo

Eclipse Visibility from HiloVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
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