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Eclipses in Maui, Hawaii, USA

May 5, 2023 at 5:39 am
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Maui
Begins: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 5:14 am
Maximum: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 5:39 am -0.709 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 5:49 am
Duration: 36 minutes
Location

May 5, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Maui

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Maui. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (HST) for Maui.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:14 am Fri, May 5
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-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 248°
7.0°
5:39 am Fri, May 5
Maximum in Maui This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Maui. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Maui because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 250°
1.7°
5:50 am Fri, May 5SettingMoonset 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-southwest 251°
-0.2°
7:22 am Fri, May 5Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 258°
-21.2°
9:31 am Fri, May 5Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 266°
-49.8°

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 Maui

Eclipse Visibility From MauiVisibility Worldwide
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Mar 24, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, North/East Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 17, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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