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Flag for U.S.A. March 13, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

Max view in San Francisco
Thursday, March 13, 2025 at 11:59 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


San Francisco: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Thu, Mar 13, 2025 at 8:59 PM

Maximum: Thu, Mar 13, 2025 at 11:59 PM

Ends: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 2:59 AM


Duration: 6 hours

Location

March 13, 2025 – March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — San Francisco

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in San Francisco. 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 partialMaxEnd of partial
10:11 PM Mar 1311:59 PM Mar 131:47 AM Mar 14
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Local times for eclipse in San Francisco on Thursday, March 13, 2025

EventTime in San FranciscoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 13 at 8:59 PM104°East-southeast22.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 13 at 10:11 PM118°East-southeast34.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 13 at 11:28 PM138°Southeast46.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 13 at 11:59 PM148°South-southeast50.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 14 at 12:30 AM160°South-southeast52.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 14 at 1:47 AM191°South-southwest53.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 14 at 2:59 AM218°Southwest47.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for San Francisco (PDT – Pacific Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in San Francisco

Eclipse Visibility from San FranciscoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarPartial
Partial
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Sep 17LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarPartial
Total
2029Jan 14SolarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 25LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20LunarPenumbral
Total
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