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Flag for US Minor Outlying Islands October 7, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Howland Island, US Minor Outlying Islands

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Howland Island: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 8:15 PM

Maximum: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 10:54 PM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 1:33 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 7, 2014 – October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Howland Island

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Howland Island. 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
9:14 PM Oct 710:54 PM Oct 712:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Howland Island on Tuesday, October 7, 2014

EventTime in Howland IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 8:15:35 PM83°East41.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 9:14:50 PM80°East55.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 10:25:11 PM72°East-northeast72.0°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 7 at 10:54:38 PM60°East-northeast78.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 7 at 11:24:00 PM25°North-northeast83.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 12:34:21 AM292°West-northwest74.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 1:33:42 AM283°West-northwest60.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Howland Island (AoE – Anywhere on Earth).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Howland Island

Eclipse Visibility From Howland IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 20LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarPenumbral
2011Dec 9 / Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Jun 5VenusTransit
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2014Apr 14LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20LunarPartial
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