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Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

West Palm Beach: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:11 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 10:47 PM

Ended: Mon, Sep 28, 2015 at 1:22 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


September 27, 2015 – September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — West Palm Beach

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in West Palm Beach. 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
9:07 PM Sep 2710:47 PM Sep 2712:27 AM Sep 28
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Local times for eclipse in West Palm Beach on Sunday, September 27, 2015

EventTime in West Palm BeachDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 8:11:47 PM97°East14.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 9:07:13 PM103°East-southeast26.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 27 at 10:11:12 PM113°East-southeast39.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 27 at 10:47:09 PM120°East-southeast46.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 27 at 11:23:05 PM129°Southeast53.0°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 28 at 12:27:05 AM153°South-southeast62.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 28 at 1:22:31 AM183°South64.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for West Palm Beach (EDT – Eastern Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in West Palm Beach

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