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Eclipse visible in Lima – March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Lima, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

More about the March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Lima on Tuesday, March 3, 2026

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in LimaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 3:46 AM287°West-northwest32.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 4:51 AM282°West-northwest17.8° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximal Eclipse visible in LimaMar 3 at 5:58 AM277°West2.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Lima would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 6:06 AM277°West0.7° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetMar 3 at 6:10 AM277°West0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 6:34 AM275°West6.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 7:01 AM274°West12.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 3 at 8:16 AM270°West30.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 3 at 9:22 AM266°West45.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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

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

Times are local for Lima (PET - Peru Time).

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