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Flag for Argentina May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Max view in Mar del Plata
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 7:46 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Mar del Plata: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 5:47 AM

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 7:46 AM

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 10:49 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes


May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mar del Plata

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The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Mar del Plata, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxMoonset
6:44 AM May 267:46 AM May 267:52 AM May 26
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Local times for eclipse in Mar del Plata on Wednesday, May 26, 2021

EventTime in Mar del PlataDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 5:47:39 AM261°West21.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 6:44:58 AM253°West-southwest11.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Mar del PlataMay 26 at 7:46:43 AM245°West-southwest0.9°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Mar del Plata would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetMay 26 at 7:52:46 AM244°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 8:11:26 AM241°West-southwest2.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 26 at 8:18:42 AM240°West-southwest3.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 26 at 8:25:54 AM239°West-southwest6.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 26 at 9:52:23 AM224°Southwest18.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 26 at 10:49:44 AM212°South-southwest25.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Mar del Plata (ART – Argentina Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Mar del Plata.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Mar del Plata

Eclipse Visibility from Mar del PlataVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
2021May 26LunarPartial
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Apr 30SolarPartial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2022Nov 8LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarPenumbral
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarAnnular
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Mar del Plata, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100