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May 5, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 30°15'00"N, 120°10'00"E

May 6, 2023 at 1:22 am
Max View in 30°15'00"N, 120°10'00"E
Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in 30°15'00"N, 120°10'00"E
Began: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 11:14 pm
Maximum: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 1:22 am -0.046 Magnitude
Ended: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 3:31 am
Duration: 4 hours, 18 minutes

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May 5–6, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 30°15'00"N, 120°10'00"E

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:14 pm Fri, May 5
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southeast 168°
41.5°
1:22 am Sat, May 6
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southwest 207°
37.2°
3:31 am Sat, May 6
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 234°
19.0°

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 30°15'00"N, 120°10'00"E

Eclipse Visibility From 30°15'00"N, 120°10'00"EVisibility Worldwide
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Jul 6–7, 2028 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Dec 31, 2028–Jan 1, 2029 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in 30°15'00"N, 120°10'00"E, or the path map image for global details.

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