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Flag for American Samoa October 7, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pago Pago, American Samoa

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Pago Pago: 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


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

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Pago Pago. 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 Pago Pago on Tuesday, October 7, 2014

EventTime in Pago PagoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 9:15:35 PM67°East-northeast42.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 10:14:50 PM56°Northeast55.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 7 at 11:25:11 PM29°North-northeast66.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 7 at 11:54:38 PM11°North68.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 12:24:00 AM351°North68.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 1:34:21 AM315°Northwest60.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 2:33:42 AM299°West-northwest49.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Pago Pago (SST – Samoa Standard Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Pago Pago

Eclipse Visibility From Pago PagoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2010Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Jul 11SolarPartial
2010Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 15LunarPenumbral
2011Dec 10LunarTotal
2012Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Jun 5VenusTransit
2012Nov 13SolarPartial
2012Nov 28LunarPenumbral
2013May 9SolarPartial
2014Apr 14LunarTotal
2014Oct 7 / Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 3 / Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 22 / Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 16LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 7LunarPartial
2018Jan 30 / Jan 31LunarTotal
2018Jul 27LunarPenumbral
2019Jan 20LunarPartial
2019Jul 2SolarPartial
2019Nov 11MercuryTransit
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