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Eclipses in Antarctica, Antarctica

May 5, 2023 at 6:22 pm
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Antarctica
Begins: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 4:14 pm
Maximum: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 6:22 pm -0.046 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 8:31 pm
Duration: 4 hours, 18 minutes
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May 5, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Antarctica

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Antarctica. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (UTC+1) for Antarctica.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
4:14 pm Fri, May 5
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-southeast 122°
12.1°
6:22 pm Fri, May 5
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East 91°
16.3°
8:31 pm Fri, May 5
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East-northeast 60°
20.6°

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 Antarctica

Eclipse Visibility From AntarcticaVisibility Worldwide
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Mar 25, 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
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 2, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South in North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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