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September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

Sep 17, 2024 at 8:44 pm
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse in Fort McMurray, Alberta
Begins: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 7:38 pm
Maximum: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 8:44 pm 0.085 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 10:47 pm
Duration: 3 hours, 9 minutes

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September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fort McMurray

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TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:41 pm Tue, Sep 17Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 84°
-8.7°
7:38 pm Tue, Sep 17RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East 95°
-0.2°
8:12 pm Tue, Sep 17
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 102°
4.0°
8:44 pm Tue, Sep 17
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Map direction East-southeast 108°
8.1°
9:15 pm Tue, Sep 17
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 115°
12.0°
10:47 pm Tue, Sep 17
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southeast 136°
22.3°

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 Fort McMurray

Eclipse Visibility From Fort McMurrayVisibility Worldwide
Sep 17, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Aug 27–28, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse

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