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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W

Mar 3, 2026 at 6:10 am
Near max in 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 3:44 am
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:11 am 1.061 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:14 am
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:44 am Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 274°
35.4°
4:50 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West 275°
19.5°
6:04 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 West.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction West 276°
1.8°
6:11 am Tue, Mar 3
Maximum in 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W 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 West for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West 276°
0.3°
6:14 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°
6:33 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West 276°
-5.5°
7:02 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 277°
-12.4°
8:17 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 280°
-30.1°
9:23 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 284°
-45.5°

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 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W

Eclipse Visibility From 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"WVisibility 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 27–28, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Feb 20, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in 6°09'13.0"N, 75°22'27.0"W, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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