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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Inuit Qeqertaat, Greenland, Greenland

Mar 3, 2026 at 9:33 am
Max View in Inuit Qeqertaat, Greenland
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Inuit Qeqertaat, Greenland
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:44 am
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 9:33 am 1.150 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 10:51 am
Duration: 4 hours, 7 minutes

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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Inuit Qeqertaat

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:44 am Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 280°
5.2°
7:50 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 296°
3.3°
9:04 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Northwest.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction Northwest 314°
1.5°
9:33 am Tue, Mar 3
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction Northwest 321°
0.9°
10:02 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to North-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction North-northwest 328°
0.4°
10:51 am Tue, Mar 3SettingMoonset SettingMap direction North-northwest 339°
-0.2°
11:17 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction North-northwest 345°
-0.5°
12:23 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction North
-0.8°

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 Inuit Qeqertaat

Eclipse Visibility From Inuit QeqertaatVisibility 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

Note: Click on the date link for details in Inuit Qeqertaat, or the path map image for global details.

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