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Flag for USA October 16, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

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Monday, October 17, 2005 at 2:03 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Honolulu: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Oct 16, 2005 at 11:53 PM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 2:03 AM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 4:13 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes


October 16, 2005 – October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Honolulu

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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 Honolulu. 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
1:35 AM Oct 172:03 AM Oct 172:31 AM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Honolulu on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in HonoluluDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 16 at 11:53:26 PM160°South-southeast77.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 1:35:18 AM243°West-southwest67.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 2:03:20 AM251°West-southwest61.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 2:31:15 AM257°West-southwest55.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 4:13:15 AM269°West32.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Honolulu (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Honolulu

Eclipse Visibility From HonoluluVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2000Jan 20LunarTotal
2000Jul 16LunarTotal
2001Jul 5LunarPartial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
2001Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
2003May 15LunarPartial
2004Jun 7VenusPartial Transit
2004Oct 13SolarPartial
2004Oct 27LunarPartial
2005Apr 23 / Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 16 / Oct 17LunarPartial
2006Nov 8MercuryTransit
2007Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarTotal
2008Feb 20LunarPartial
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 21SolarPartial
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