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March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Ponta das Fontainhas, Concelho da Ribeira Grande, Cabo Verde

Mar 14, 2025 at 5:58 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Ponta das Fontainhas
Begins: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 2:57 am
Maximum: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 5:58 am 1.178 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 6:54 am
Duration: 3 hours, 57 minutes

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March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Ponta das Fontainhas

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:57 am Fri, Mar 14
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 250°
54.3°
4:09 am Fri, Mar 14
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West 260°
37.7°
5:26 am Fri, Mar 14
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 266°
19.9°
5:58 am Fri, Mar 14
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 268°
12.3°
6:31 am Fri, Mar 14
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 270°
4.7°
6:54 am Fri, Mar 14SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West 272°
-0.2°
7:47 am Fri, Mar 14Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 276°
-13.3°
9:00 am Fri, Mar 14Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 282°
-29.8°

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 Ponta das Fontainhas

Eclipse Visibility From Ponta das FontainhasVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

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