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Flag for Brazil October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Max view in Fortaleza
Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 5:24 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Fortaleza: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 3:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 5:24 PM

Ends: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 7:26 PM


Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes

Location

October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fortaleza

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 Fortaleza. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
5:21 PM Oct 285:24 PM Oct 285:52 PM Oct 28
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Local times for eclipse in Fortaleza on Saturday, October 28, 2023

EventTime in FortalezaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 3:01 PM76°East-northeast33.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 4:35 PM77°East-northeast11.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 28 at 5:14 PM76°East-northeast1.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 28 at 5:21 PM76°East-northeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in FortalezaOct 28 at 5:24 PM76°East-northeast0.7°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Fortaleza would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-northeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 28 at 5:52 PM75°East-northeast6.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 28 at 7:26 PM71°East-northeast28.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Fortaleza (BRT – Brasília Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Fortaleza

Eclipse Visibility from FortalezaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8LunarPenumbral
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
Annular
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2028Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Fortaleza, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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