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Flag for Tajikistan March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Max view in Dushanbe
Tuesday, March 3, 2026 at 6:23 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Dushanbe: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 1:44 PM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:23 PM

Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 7:22 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 39 minutes

Location

March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dushanbe

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Dushanbe, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

More about the March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd
6:21 PM Mar 36:23 PM Mar 37:22 PM Mar 3
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Local times for eclipse in Dushanbe on Tuesday, March 3, 2026

EventTime in DushanbeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 1:44 PM25°North-northeast41.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 2:50 PM43°Northeast35.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 4:04 PM60°East-northeast24.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 4:33 PM65°East-northeast19.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 5:02 PM70°East-northeast14.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMar 3 at 6:17 PM82°East0.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMar 3 at 6:21 PM83°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in DushanbeMar 3 at 6:23 PM83°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 Dushanbe 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.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 3 at 7:22 PM92°East11.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Dushanbe (TJT – Tajikistan Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Dushanbe

Eclipse Visibility from DushanbeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10 / Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 5 / Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
Annular
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2022Oct 25SolarPartial
Partial
2022Nov 8LunarPartial
Total
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 28 / Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2024Sep 18LunarPenumbral
Partial
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarPenumbral
Total
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 2SolarPartial
Total
2028Jan 12LunarPenumbral
Partial
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Dushanbe, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100