Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar Eclipse
What this lunar eclipse looks like
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least some parts of the eclipse:
- Much of Asia
- Much of North America
- North/West South America
- Indian Ocean
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Rome, Italy
- Bucharest, Romania
- Algiers, Algeria
- New Delhi, Delhi, India
- Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Beijing, China
- Ankara, Turkey
- Berlin, Berlin, Germany
- Jakarta, Jakarta Special Capital Region, Indonesia
- Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Brussels, Belgium
- Moscow, Russia
When the eclipse happens worldwideLunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time.
The times displayed might be a minute or two off actual times.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Washington DC*||Visible in Washington DC|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Oct 28 at 6:04 PM||Oct 28 at 2:04 PM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Oct 28 at 7:40 PM||Oct 28 at 3:40 PM||No, below horizon|
|Maximum Eclipse||Oct 28 at 8:14 PM||Oct 28 at 4:14 PM||No, below horizon|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Oct 28 at 8:49 PM||Oct 28 at 4:49 PM||No, below horizon|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Oct 28 at 10:25 PM||Oct 28 at 6:25 PM||Yes|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Washington DC some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.