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Sep 8, 2025 – Total Lunar Eclipse in Australia

Total Eclipse Visible
Sep 8, 2025
Australia
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Australia
Start of Penumbral: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 12:58 am ACST
Start of Totality: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 3:00 am ACST
End of Totality: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 4:22 am ACST
End of Penumbral: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 4:55 am AWST

All times shown on this page are local time. (Note: more than one time zone is listed.)

Location

Sep 8, 2025 – Total Lunar Eclipse – Australia

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This animation shows the eclipse near Alice Springs in Australia.

This table provides the eclipse visibility and times for each territory.

Territories in Australia Where the Eclipse Is Visible

TerritoryTypeStart of PenumbralStart of TotalityEnd of TotalityEnd of Penumbral
Australian Capital Territory
Total Lunar Eclipse
1:28 am AEST3:30 am AEST4:52 am AEST6:22 am AEST
Heard and McDonald Islands
Total Lunar Eclipse
8:28 pm TFT10:30 pm TFT11:52 pm TFT1:55 am TFT
New South Wales
Total Lunar Eclipse
1:28 am AEST3:30 am AEST4:52 am AEST6:23 am ACST
Northern Territory
Total Lunar Eclipse
12:58 am ACST3:00 am ACST4:22 am ACST6:25 am ACST
Queensland
Total Lunar Eclipse
1:28 am AEST3:30 am AEST4:52 am AEST6:55 am AEST
South Australia
Total Lunar Eclipse
12:58 am ACST3:00 am ACST4:22 am ACST6:25 am ACST
Tasmania
Total Lunar Eclipse
1:28 am AEST3:30 am AEST4:52 am AEST6:44 am AEST
Victoria
Total Lunar Eclipse
1:28 am AEST3:30 am AEST4:52 am AEST6:25 am ACST
Western Australia
Total Lunar Eclipse
11:28 pm AWST1:30 am AWST2:52 am AWST4:55 am AWST

All times shown on this page are local time. (Note: more than one time zone is listed.)

Selection of Cities in Australia Where the Totality Is Visible

LocationObscurationStartMaxEndTotality DurationAvg. Cloud Cover
Adelaide, South Australia
100.00%
12:58 am3:41 am6:25 am ACST3h, 29m, 22s
54 %
Brisbane, Queensland
100.00%
1:28 am4:11 am6:55 am AEST3h, 29m, 22s
42 %
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
100.00%
1:28 am4:11 am6:55 am AEST3h, 29m, 22s
50 %
Darwin, Northern Territory
100.00%
12:58 am3:41 am6:25 am ACST3h, 29m, 22s
14 %
Melbourne, Victoria
100.00%
1:28 am4:11 am6:55 am AEST3h, 29m, 22s
76 %

Actual weather forecasts are available from 14 days before the eclipse. Average cloud coverage is based on data since 2000.

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Eclipses Visible in Australia

Eclipse Visibility from AustraliaVisibility 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
Sep 22, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse
Mar 3–4, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Australia, or the path map image for global details. Next visible eclipse is highlighted.

Next total solar eclipse in Australia

Other eclipses visible in Australia

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