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Flag for New Zealand September 8, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Oban, New Zealand

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Monday, September 8, 2025 at 6:11 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Oban: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 3:28 AM

Maximum: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 6:11 AM

Ends: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 8:55 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes


September 8, 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

Start of partialMaxMoonset
4:27 AM Sep 86:11 AM Sep 87:09 AM Sep 8
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Local times for eclipse in Oban on Monday, September 8, 2025

EventTime in ObanDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 8 at 3:28:20 AM305°Northwest35.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 8 at 4:27:02 AM292°West-northwest26.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsSep 8 at 5:30:41 AM279°West16.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseSep 8 at 6:11:41 AM272°West9.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Total Eclipse endsSep 8 at 6:52:46 AM265°West2.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
MoonsetSep 8 at 7:09:55 AM262°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsSep 8 at 7:56:26 AM254°West-southwest8.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 8 at 8:55:01 AM243°West-southwest17.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Oban (NZST – New Zealand Standard 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 and Transits 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
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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