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Flag for New Zealand March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Oban, New Zealand

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Friday, March 14, 2025 at 8:13 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Oban: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 4:57 PM

Maximum: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 8:13 PM

Ends: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 11:00 PM

Duration: 6 hours, 3 minutes


March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Oban

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Oban. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
8:10 PM Mar 148:13 PM Mar 149:47 PM Mar 14
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Local times for eclipse in Oban on Friday, March 14, 2025

EventTime in ObanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 14 at 4:57:24 PM123°East-southeast31.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 14 at 6:09:34 PM108°East-southeast20.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMar 14 at 7:26:00 PM94°East8.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 14 at 7:58:44 PM88°East1.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMar 14 at 8:10:52 PM86°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in ObanMar 14 at 8:13:54 PM85°East0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Oban would be around this time.
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.
Total Eclipse endsMar 14 at 8:31:23 PM82°East3.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 14 at 9:47:48 PM68°East-northeast15.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 14 at 11:00:03 PM53°Northeast26.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Oban (NZDT – New Zealand Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Oban

Eclipse Visibility from ObanVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30 / Dec 1LunarPenumbral
2021May 26 / May 27LunarTotal
2021Nov 19 / Nov 20LunarPartial
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
2022May 16LunarPartial
2022Nov 8 / Nov 9LunarTotal
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
2025Sep 22SolarPartial
2026Mar 3 / Mar 4LunarTotal
2027Jul 19LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
2029Jan 1LunarTotal
2029Jun 26LunarPenumbral
Note: Click on the date link for details in Oban, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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