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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Mar 3, 2026 at 6:33 pm
Max View in Phnom Penh
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Phnom Penh
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:05 pm
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:33 pm 1.150 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 9:23 pm
Duration: 3 hours, 17 minutes
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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Phnom Penh

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:44 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 73°
-33.4°
4:50 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 78°
-18.5°
6:04 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 83°
-0.5°
6:05 pm Tue, Mar 3RisingMoonrise Rising, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase will make the moon so dim that it will be extremely difficult to view until moon gets higher in the sky or the total phase ends.Map direction East 83°
-0.2°
6:33 pm Tue, Mar 3
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Map direction East 84°
5.9°
7:02 pm Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 86°
12.7°
8:17 pm Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 90°
30.4°
9:23 pm Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 94°
46.1°

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

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Phnom Penh. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Phnom Penh

Eclipse Visibility From Phnom PenhVisibility Worldwide
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse East in Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, North/West Australia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, East in North America, Atlantic, Indian Ocean

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

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