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Flag for U.S.A. April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Syracuse, New York, U.S.A.

Max view in Syracuse
Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 6:31 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Syracuse: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 5:01 AM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:31 AM

Ended: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 10:59 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes


April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Syracuse

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The total phase of this lunar eclipse was not visible in Syracuse, but it could be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
6:15 AM Apr 46:31 AM Apr 46:44 AM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Syracuse on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in SyracuseDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 5:01:28 AM245°West-southwest17.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:15:48 AM258°West-southwest4.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in SyracuseApr 4 at 6:31:18 AM260°West2.1°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Syracuse would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
MoonsetApr 4 at 6:44:58 AM263°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:57:58 AM275°West13.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 8:00:17 AM275°West14.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 8:02:37 AM275°West14.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:44:48 AM294°West-northwest32.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:59:02 AM312°Northwest43.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Syracuse (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Syracuse

Eclipse Visibility from SyracuseVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Dec 10LunarPenumbral
2012May 20SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPenumbral
2013May 24 / May 25LunarPenumbral
2013Oct 18LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarTotal
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2014Oct 23SolarPartial
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
2015Sep 27 / Sep 28LunarTotal
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2017Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 21SolarPartial
2018Jan 31LunarPartial
2019Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Syracuse, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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