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Flag for Brazil October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil

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Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 5:14 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Natal: Partial Lunar Eclipse

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

Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 5:14 PM

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

Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes


October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Natal

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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 Natal. 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
5:10 PM Oct 285:14 PM Oct 285:52 PM Oct 28
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Local times for eclipse in Natal on Saturday, October 28, 2023

EventTime in NatalDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 3:01:44 PM78°East-northeast30.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 4:35:18 PM77°East-northeast8.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseOct 28 at 5:10:27 PM76°East-northeast0.0° Not directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseOct 28 at 5:14:00 PM76°East-northeast0.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
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 5:52:37 PM74°East-northeast9.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 28 at 7:26:19 PM69°East-northeast30.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Natal (BRT – Brasília Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Natal

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

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