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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — 16°46'36.6"S, 179°19'40.2"E

Mar 3, 2026 at 11:33 pm
Max View in 16°46'36.6"S, 179°19'40.2"E
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in 16°46'36.6"S, 179°19'40.2"E
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 8:44 pm
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 11:33 pm 1.150 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Mar 4, 2026 at 2:23 am
Duration: 5 hours, 39 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


March 3–4, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — 16°46'36.6"S, 179°19'40.2"E

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below.

8:44 pm Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-northeast 68°
9:50 pm Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-northeast 58°
11:04 pm Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Northeast 37°
11:33 pm Tue, Mar 3
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction North-northeast 23°
12:02 am Wed, Mar 4
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction North
1:17 am Wed, Mar 4
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Northwest 325°
2:23 am Wed, Mar 4
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-northwest 303°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

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