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Flag for U.S.A. September 27, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.A.

Max view in Kansas City
Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 9:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Kansas City: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 7:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 9:47 PM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 12:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kansas City

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Kansas City. 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
8:07 PM Sep 279:47 PM Sep 2711:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in Kansas City on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Kansas CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:11 PM91°East1.7°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:07 PM99°East11.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:11 PM110°East-southeast23.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 9:47 PM116°East-southeast29.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:23 PM124°Southeast35.9°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:27 PM141°Southeast45.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:22 AM159°South-southeast50.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kansas City (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Kansas City

Eclipse Visibility from Kansas CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
Partial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarTotal
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
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