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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Saipan: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 7:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:00 PM

Ended: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 at 12:59 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

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April 4, 2015 – April 5, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Saipan

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Saipan. 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
8:15 PM Apr 410:00 PM Apr 411:44 PM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Saipan on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in SaipanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:01 PM98°East9.0°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:15 PM104°East-southeast26.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 9:57 PM117°East-southeast48.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 10:00 PM118°East-southeast49.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:02 PM118°East-southeast49.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:44 PM154°South-southeast66.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 5 at 12:59 AM202°South-southwest67.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Saipan (ChST – Chamorro Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Saipan

Eclipse Visibility from SaipanVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
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