The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

Event Time in Bozeman Direction  Altitude  Looks like Comments
Penumbral Eclipse begins Oct 8 at 2:17 AM 207°South-southwest 46.5° Eclipse as seen from earth The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse begins Oct 8 at 3:18 AM 226°Southwest 40.5° Eclipse as seen from earth Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse begins Oct 8 at 4:27 AM 243°West-southwest 31.1° Eclipse as seen from earth Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum Eclipse Oct 8 at 4:55 AM 249°West-southwest 26.8° Eclipse as seen from earth Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse ends Oct 8 at 5:22 AM 254°West-southwest 22.4° Eclipse as seen from earth Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse ends Oct 8 at 6:32 AM 267°West 11.0° Eclipse as seen from earth Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse ends Oct 8 at 7:32 AM 278°West 1.3° Eclipse as seen from earth The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.