Sep 28, 2015 Total Lunar Eclipse
What this lunar eclipse looks like
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- South/East Asia
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
- Indian Ocean
Total eclipse visible in:
Locations being able to see at least parts of the Total part.
- Paris, France
- Caracas, Venezuela
- Rome, Italy
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Algiers, Algeria
- Brussels, Belgium
- Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Cairo, Egypt
- Ankara, Turkey
- Madrid, Spain
- Athens, Greece
- Moscow, Russia
- Berlin, Berlin, Germany
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Bucharest, Romania
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Budapest, Hungary
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
Partial eclipse visible in:
- New Delhi, Delhi, India
- Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
- Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
When the eclipse happens worldwideLunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time.
The times displayed might be a minute or two off actual times.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Seattle*||Visible in Seattle|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Sep 28 at 12:13 AM||Sep 27 at 5:13 PM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Sep 28 at 1:12 AM||Sep 27 at 6:12 PM||No, below horizon|
|Full Eclipse begins||Sep 28 at 2:13 AM||Sep 27 at 7:13 PM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Sep 28 at 2:47 AM||Sep 27 at 7:47 PM||Yes|
|Full Eclipse ends||Sep 28 at 3:22 AM||Sep 27 at 8:22 PM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Sep 28 at 4:23 AM||Sep 27 at 9:23 PM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Sep 28 at 5:22 AM||Sep 27 at 10:22 PM||Yes|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Seattle some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.