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Flag for U.S.A. April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lubbock, Texas, U.S.A.

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 7:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Lubbock: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 4:01 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 7:00 AM

Ended: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 9:59 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lubbock

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Lubbock. 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 partialMaxMoonset
5:15 AM Apr 47:00 AM Apr 47:36 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Lubbock on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in LubbockDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 4:01:28 AM227°Southwest39.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 5:15:48 AM242°West-southwest26.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:57:58 AM258°West-southwest7.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 7:00:17 AM259°West-southwest6.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 7:02:37 AM259°West6.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
MoonsetApr 4 at 7:36:04 AM263°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 8:44:48 AM272°West14.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:59:02 AM283°West-northwest29.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Lubbock (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Lubbock.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Lubbock

Eclipse Visibility from LubbockVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPartial
2012May 20SolarAnnular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 24LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 14 / Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Lubbock, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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