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May 5, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E

May 5, 2023 at 9:17 pm
Max View in 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E
Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E
Began: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 9:13 pm
Maximum: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 9:17 pm -0.833 Magnitude
Ended: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 9:31 pm
Duration: 18 minutes

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May 5, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E

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5:14 pm Fri, May 5Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 73°
7:22 pm Fri, May 5Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East 98°
9:13 pm Fri, May 5RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-southeast 118°
9:17 pm Fri, May 5
Maximum in 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction East-southeast 119°
9:31 pm Fri, May 5
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 122°

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 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E

Eclipse Visibility From 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"EVisibility Worldwide
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Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in 50°52'26.6"N, 4°35'23.3"E, or the path map image for global details.

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