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May 6, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 42°25'00"S, 173°40'59"E

May 6, 2023 at 5:22 am
Max View in 42°25'00"S, 173°40'59"E
Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in 42°25'00"S, 173°40'59"E
Began: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 3:14 am
Maximum: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 5:22 am -0.046 Magnitude
Ended: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 7:31 am
Duration: 4 hours, 18 minutes

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May 6, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 42°25'00"S, 173°40'59"E

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:14 am Sat, May 6
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-northwest 290°
43.6°
5:22 am Sat, May 6
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 266°
21.1°
7:31 am Sat, May 6SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-southwest 245°
-0.2°
7:31 am Sat, May 6Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 245°
-0.2°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in 42°25'00"S, 173°40'59"E

Eclipse Visibility From 42°25'00"S, 173°40'59"EVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 22, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse
Mar 3–4, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in 42°25'00"S, 173°40'59"E, or the path map image for global details.

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