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March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mackay, Qld, Australia

Mar 14, 2025 at 6:29 pm
Max View in Mackay, Queensland
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse in Mackay, Queensland
Begins: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 6:19 pm
Maximum: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 6:29 pm 0.272 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 8:00 pm
Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.

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March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Mackay

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:57 pm Fri, Mar 14Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 119°
-58.5°
3:09 pm Fri, Mar 14Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 106°
-43.5°
4:26 pm Fri, Mar 14Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 97°
-26.5°
4:58 pm Fri, Mar 14Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East 94°
-19.1°
5:31 pm Fri, Mar 14Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction East 91°
-11.7°
6:19 pm Fri, Mar 14RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East 87°
-0.2°
6:29 pm Fri, Mar 14
Maximum in Mackay This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Mackay. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Mackay because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Map direction East 86°
1.7°
6:47 pm Fri, Mar 14
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Map direction East 85°
5.9°
8:00 pm Fri, Mar 14
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East-northeast 78°
22.1°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Mackay, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Mackay

Eclipse Visibility From MackayVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3–4, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 17, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse

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

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