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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Lexington-Fayette: 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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Upcoming Eclipse: September 13, 2015 — Partial Solar Eclipse is not visible in Lexington-Fayette. See animation and where it can be seen

September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lexington-Fayette

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Lexington-Fayette. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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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 Lexington-Fayette on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in Lexington-FayetteDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11 PM97°East9.3°
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 PM105°East-southeast19.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:11 PM117°East-southeast31.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 10:47 PM125°Southeast37.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:23 PM133°Southeast42.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:27 AM153°South-southeast50.2°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:22 AM175°South53.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Lexington-Fayette (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Lexington-Fayette

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