Lunar eclipse as seen from Crawfish Springs, Farmerville at 5.02 Panasonic DMC FZ48 1/125 sec F5.2 ISO 160 with tripod support and 2 second timer.

Lunar eclipse as seen from Crawfish Springs, Farmerville at 5.02 Panasonic DMC FZ48 1/125 sec F5.2 ISO 160 with tripod support and 2 second timer.

From Farmerville, Louisiana

The lunar eclipse October 8th 2014 as seen from Crawfish Springs, Farmerville in Northeast Louisiana at 4.48 am

The lunar eclipse October 8th 2014 as seen from Crawfish Springs, Farmerville in Northeast Louisiana at 4.58 am taken on Panasonic DMC FZ48 in landscape mode – 3 stops, on a tripod (originally at 24x zoom)

We got a good view of the eclipse in its early stage in Farmerville, just after a quarter to five this morning, then cloud obscured the view.

The timings passed to me are:

Central Daylight Time (October 8, 2014)
Partial umbral eclipse begins: 4:15 a.m. CDT on October 8
Total eclipse begins: 5:25 a.m. CDT
Greatest eclipse: 5:55 a.m. CDT
Total eclipse ends: 6:24 a.m. CDT
Partial eclipse ends: 7:34 a.m. CDT

Good luck folks! Happy viewing