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Flag for U.S.A. March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.

Max view in Seattle
Tuesday, March 3, 2026 at 3:33 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Seattle: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 12:44 AM

Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 3:33 AM

Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:22 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 39 minutes

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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Seattle

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Seattle. 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
1:50 AM Mar 33:33 AM Mar 35:17 AM Mar 3
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Local times for eclipse in Seattle on Tuesday, March 3, 2026

EventTime in SeattleDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 12:44 AM191°South48.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 1:50 AM213°South-southwest44.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMar 3 at 3:04 AM234°Southwest35.3°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMar 3 at 3:33 AM241°West-southwest31.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMar 3 at 4:02 AM247°West-southwest26.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMar 3 at 5:17 AM262°West14.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMar 3 at 6:22 AM273°West3.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Times are local for Seattle (PST – Pacific Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Seattle

Eclipse Visibility from SeattleVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
Total
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 25LunarPartial
Total
2029Dec 20LunarPartial
Total
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