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May 5, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 11°00'52.9"N, 78°24'08.3"E

May 5, 2023 at 10:52 pm
Max View in 11°00'52.9"N, 78°24'08.3"E
Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in 11°00'52.9"N, 78°24'08.3"E
Began: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 8:44 pm
Maximum: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 10:52 pm -0.046 Magnitude
Ended: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 1:01 am
Duration: 4 hours, 18 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


May 5–6, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 11°00'52.9"N, 78°24'08.3"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 Fri, May 5
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-southeast 118°
10:52 pm Fri, May 5
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southeast 145°
1:01 am Sat, May 6
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South-southwest 201°

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 11°00'52.9"N, 78°24'08.3"E

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Mar 3, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Jul 6–7, 2028 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse

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