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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 9:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

New Salem: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 7:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 9:47 PM

Ended: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 12:22 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — New Salem

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in New Salem. 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
8:07 PM Sep 279:47 PM Sep 2711:27 PM Sep 27
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Local times for eclipse in New Salem on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in New SalemDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 7:11:47 PM86°East2.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseSep 27 at 7:29:51 PM89°East0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:07:13 PM95°East5.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:11:12 PM107°East-southeast16.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 9:47:09 PM114°East-southeast21.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 10:23:05 PM121°East-southeast27.2°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:27:05 PM137°Southeast35.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:22:31 AM153°South-southeast41.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for New Salem (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in New Salem

Eclipse Visibility from New SalemVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarTotal
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
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