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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Southwest Point, Grenada

Mar 3, 2026 at 6:09 am
Max View in Southwest Point
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Southwest Point
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 4:44 am
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:09 am 0.292 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:20 am
Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes

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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Southwest Point

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:44 am Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 272°
22.0°
5:50 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.
Map direction West 275°
6.5°
6:09 am Tue, Mar 3
Maximum in Southwest Point This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Southwest Point. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Southwest Point because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 276°
2.0°
6:20 am Tue, Mar 3SettingMoonset Setting, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase makes the Moon so dim before it sets, that it might disappear from view some time before it sets.Map direction West 276°
-0.2°
7:04 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction West 279°
-11.2°
7:33 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West 280°
-18.0°
8:02 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 282°
-24.7°
9:17 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 289°
-41.6°
10:23 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 299°
-55.8°

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 Southwest Point

Eclipse Visibility From Southwest PointVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Southwest Point, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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