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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 9:11 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 9:11 PM

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

Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes


September 7, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Asmara

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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 79:11 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 6:28:20 PM97°East0.4°
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 7:27:02 PM101°East13.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 7 at 8:30:41 PM106°East-southeast28.1°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 7 at 9:11:41 PM111°East-southeast37.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsSep 7 at 9:52:46 PM117°East-southeast46.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 7 at 10:56:26 PM132°Southeast59.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 7 at 11:55:01 PM158°South-southeast67.5°
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
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarPartial
2022Oct 25SolarPartial
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Sep 18LunarPartial
2025Sep 7LunarTotal
2026Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Jul 18LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20 / Dec 21LunarTotal
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