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Flag for U.S.A. October 7, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Midway, Midway Atoll, U.S.A.

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Midway: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 9:15 PM

Maximum: Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 2:33 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

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October 7, 2014 – October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Midway

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Midway. 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
10:14 PM Oct 711:54 PM Oct 71:34 AM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Midway on Tuesday, October 7, 2014

EventTime in MidwayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 9:15 PM106°East-southeast37.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 10:14 PM118°East-southeast49.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 11:25 PM140°Southeast61.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 7 at 11:54 PM154°South-southeast65.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 12:23 AM171°South67.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 1:34 AM213°South-southwest64.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 2:33 AM236°Southwest55.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Midway (SST – Samoa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Midway

Eclipse Visibility from MidwayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
Total
2012May 20SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
Annular
2014Apr 14LunarTotal
Total
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 8SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPenumbral
Partial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 5SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jan 20LunarTotal
Total
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