Feb 20 – Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral 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
- East in Australia
- Much of North America
- Much of South America
- Indian Ocean
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Beijing, China
- Jakarta, Jakarta Special Capital Region, Indonesia
- Rome, Italy
- London, England, United Kingdom
- New Delhi, Delhi, India
- Washington DC, District of Columbia, U.S.A.
- Algiers, Algeria
- Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Madrid, Spain
- Ankara, Turkey
- Paris, France
- Athens, Greece
- New York, New York, U.S.A.
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||Feb 20 at 9:14 PM||Feb 20 at 4:14 PM||No, below horizon|
|Maximum Eclipse||Feb 20 at 11:12 PM||Feb 20 at 6:12 PM||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Feb 21 at 1:11 AM||Feb 20 at 8:11 PM||Yes|
* The Moon is below the horizon in Washington DC some of the time, so that part of the eclipse is not visible.