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Flag for Eritrea September 7, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Asmara, Eritrea (Asmera)

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Sunday, September 7, 2025 at 9:12 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Asmara: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, Sep 7, 2025 at 6:28 PM

Maximum: Sun, Sep 7, 2025 at 9:12 PM

Ends: Sun, Sep 7, 2025 at 11:55 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes

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September 7, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Asmara

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Asmara. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:27 PM Sep 79:12 PM Sep 710:56 PM Sep 7
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Local times for eclipse in Asmara on Sunday, September 7, 2025

EventTime in AsmaraDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 7 at 6:28 PM97°East0.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
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 for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 7 at 7:27 PM101°East13.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 7 at 8:30 PM106°East-southeast28.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 7 at 9:11 PM111°East-southeast37.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 7 at 9:52 PM117°East-southeast46.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 7 at 10:56 PM132°Southeast59.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 7 at 11:55 PM159°South-southeast67.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Asmara (EAT – Eastern Africa Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Asmara

Eclipse Visibility from AsmaraVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10 / Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
Annular
2022May 16LunarPartial
Total
2022Oct 25SolarPartial
Partial
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
Total
2028Jan 12LunarPenumbral
Partial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Total
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
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