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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Lafayette: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Ends: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 1:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes

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September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lafayette

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Lafayette. 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
9:07 PM Sep 2710:47 PM Sep 2712:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in Lafayette on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in LafayetteDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11 PM96°East7.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:07 PM104°East-southeast17.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:11 PM116°East-southeast28.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 10:47 PM124°East-southeast34.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:23 PM132°Southeast39.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:27 AM151°South-southeast47.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:22 AM171°South50.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Lafayette (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Lafayette

Eclipse Visibility from LafayetteVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
Total
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
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