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Flag for Antarctica October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mawson, Antarctica (Mawson Base, Holme Bay)

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Sunday, October 29, 2023 at 1:14 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Mawson: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 11:01 PM

Maximum: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 1:14 AM

Ends: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 3:26 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes


October 28, 2023 – October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mawson

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Mawson. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
12:35 AM Oct 291:14 AM Oct 291:52 AM Oct 29
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Local times for eclipse in Mawson on Sunday, October 29, 2023

EventTime in MawsonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 11:01:44 PM21°North-northeast6.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 29 at 12:35:18 AM359°North7.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North.
Maximum EclipseOct 29 at 1:14:00 AM349°North7.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 29 at 1:52:37 AM340°North-northwest6.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to North-northwest.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 29 at 3:26:19 AM319°Northwest1.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Times are local for Mawson (MAWT – Mawson Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Mawson

Eclipse Visibility from MawsonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarTotal
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Sep 18LunarPenumbral
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
2026Feb 17SolarPartial
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Jul 18LunarPenumbral
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 5SolarPartial
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