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Flag for Australia October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port Lincoln, South Australia, Australia

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Sunday, October 29, 2023 at 6:16 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Port Lincoln: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 4:31 AM

Maximum: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 6:16 AM

Ends: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 8:56 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes


October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port Lincoln

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Port Lincoln. 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 partialMaxMoonset
6:05 AM Oct 296:16 AM Oct 296:26 AM Oct 29
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Local times for eclipse in Port Lincoln on Sunday, October 29, 2023

EventTime in Port LincolnDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 29 at 4:31:44 AM305°Northwest20.2°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 29 at 6:05:18 AM290°West-northwest3.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Port LincolnOct 29 at 6:16:02 AM289°West-northwest1.7°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Port Lincoln would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetOct 29 at 6:26:06 AM287°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 29 at 6:44:00 AM285°West-northwest2.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsOct 29 at 7:22:37 AM280°West11.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 29 at 8:56:19 AM268°West30.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Port Lincoln (ACDT – Australian Central Daylight Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Port Lincoln.

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Port Lincoln

Eclipse Visibility From Port LincolnVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port Lincoln, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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