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Flag for Mexico September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

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Tuesday, September 17, 2024 at 9:44 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Mexico City: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 7:41 PM

Maximum: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 9:44 PM

Ends: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 11:47 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes


September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Mexico City

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Mexico City. 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
9:12 PM Sep 179:44 PM Sep 1710:15 PM Sep 17
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Local times for eclipse in Mexico City on Tuesday, September 17, 2024

EventTime in Mexico CityDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 17 at 7:41:03 PM94°East1.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 17 at 9:12:50 PM102°East-southeast21.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseSep 17 at 9:44:12 PM105°East-southeast28.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 17 at 10:15:35 PM109°East-southeast35.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 17 at 11:47:21 PM125°Southeast55.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Mexico City (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Mexico City

Eclipse Visibility from Mexico CityVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Sep 17LunarPartial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
2029Jan 14SolarPartial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20LunarPartial
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