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Flag for Venezuela November 8, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Caracas, Venezuela

Max view in Caracas
Saturday, November 8, 2003 at 9:19 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Caracas: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 6:16 PM

Maximum: Sat, Nov 8, 2003 at 9:19 PM

Ended: Sun, Nov 9, 2003 at 12:20 AM


Duration: 6 hours, 3 minutes

Location

November 8, 2003 – November 9, 2003 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Caracas

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Caracas. 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
7:32 PM Nov 89:19 PM Nov 811:04 PM Nov 8
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Local times for eclipse in Caracas on Saturday, November 8, 2003

EventTime in CaracasDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 6:16 PM75°East-northeast4.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 7:32 PM77°East-northeast22.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsNov 8 at 9:07 PM77°East-northeast44.6°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseNov 8 at 9:18 PM77°East-northeast47.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsNov 8 at 9:29 PM77°East-northeast49.8°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsNov 8 at 11:04 PM68°East-northeast71.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsNov 9 at 12:20 AM351°North83.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Caracas (VET – Venezuelan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Caracas

Eclipse Visibility from CaracasVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jan 20 / Jan 21LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 9LunarPenumbral
Total
2001Dec 14SolarPartial
Annular
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Nov 19LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2003May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2003Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
Total
2004May 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2004Oct 27 / Oct 28LunarTotal
Total
2005Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
2006Mar 14LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2006Sep 22SolarPartial
Annular
2007Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Feb 20 / Feb 21LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 16LunarPenumbral
Partial
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Aug 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
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