Mar 14, 2025 Total 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 Europe
- North/East Asia
- Much of Australia
- Much of Africa
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
Total eclipse visible in:
Locations being able to see at least parts of the Total part.
- Dublin, Ireland
- Lisbon, Portugal
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Lima, Lima, Peru
- Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
- Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Caracas, Venezuela
- San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
- Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
- Santiago, Chile
- Havana, Cuba
- São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
- Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
- Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
- Guatemala, Guatemala
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Brussels, Belgium
- Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
- Accra, Ghana
- Paris, France
- London, England, United Kingdom
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||Mar 14 at 3:59 AM||Mar 13 at 11:59 PM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Mar 14 at 5:11 AM||Mar 14 at 1:11 AM||Yes|
|Full Eclipse begins||Mar 14 at 6:28 AM||Mar 14 at 2:28 AM||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Mar 14 at 6:59 AM||Mar 14 at 2:59 AM||Yes|
|Full Eclipse ends||Mar 14 at 7:30 AM||Mar 14 at 3:30 AM||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Mar 14 at 8:47 AM||Mar 14 at 4:47 AM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Mar 14 at 9:59 AM||Mar 14 at 5:59 AM||Yes|
* The Moon is above the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions in Washington DC, the entire eclipse is visible.