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Flag for American Samoa April 3, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pago Pago, American Samoa

Max view in Pago Pago
Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 1:00 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Pago Pago: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Fri, Apr 3, 2015 at 10:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 1:00 AM

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 3:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

Location

April 3, 2015 – April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pago Pago

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Pago Pago, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight. Check the weather for Pago Pago.

More about the April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
11:15 PM Apr 31:00 AM Apr 42:44 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Pago Pago on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in Pago PagoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 3 at 10:01 PM78°East-northeast54.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 3 at 11:15 PM62°East-northeast70.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 12:57 AM317°Northwest77.7°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 1:00 AM315°Northwest77.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 1:02 AM313°Northwest77.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 2:44 AM281°West54.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 3:59 AM274°West37.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Pago Pago (SST – Samoa Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Pago Pago

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