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Flag for U.S.A. August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

Max view in Los Angeles
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 3:37 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Los Angeles: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 12:53 AM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 3:37 AM

Ended: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 6:20 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes

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August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Los Angeles

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Los Angeles. 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
1:51 AM Aug 283:37 AM Aug 285:23 AM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Los Angeles on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in Los AngelesDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 12:53 AM182°South44.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 1:51 AM201°South-southwest42.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 2:52 AM218°Southwest36.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 3:37 AM229°Southwest30.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 4:22 AM238°West-southwest23.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 5:23 AM249°West-southwest12.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 6:20 AM257°West-southwest1.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Times are local for Los Angeles (PDT – Pacific Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Los Angeles

Eclipse Visibility from Los AngelesVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
2000Jul 16LunarPartial
Total
2000Dec 25SolarPartial
Partial
2001Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2004Oct 27LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2007Mar 3LunarPenumbral
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20LunarTotal
Total
2009Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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