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Flag for French Southern Territories October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port-aux-Francais, French Southern Territories

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Sunday, October 29, 2023 at 1:14 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Port-aux-Francais: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 11:01 PM

Maximum: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 1:14 AM

Ends: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 3:26 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes


October 28, 2023 – October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Port-aux-Francais

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Port-aux-Francais. 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 partialMaxEnd of partial
12:35 AM Oct 291:14 AM Oct 291:52 AM Oct 29
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Local times for eclipse in Port-aux-Francais on Sunday, October 29, 2023

EventTime in Port-aux-FrancaisDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 28 at 11:01:44 PM15°North-northeast25.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 29 at 12:35:18 AM350°North25.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 29 at 1:14:00 AM341°North-northwest23.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 29 at 1:52:37 AM331°North-northwest21.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 29 at 3:26:19 AM311°Northwest11.4°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Port-aux-Francais (TFT – French Southern and Antarctic Time).

Eclipses visible in Port-aux-Francais

Eclipse Visibility from Port-aux-FrancaisVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10 / Jan 11LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarPartial
2022May 16LunarPartial
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
2024Sep 18LunarPenumbral
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
2026Feb 17SolarPartial
2026Aug 28LunarPenumbral
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Jul 18LunarPenumbral
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 21LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Port-aux-Francais, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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