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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Mar 3, 2026 at 4:33 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Edmonton, Alberta
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 1:44 am
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 4:33 am 1.150 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 7:20 am
Duration: 5 hours, 36 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.

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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Edmonton

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
1:44 am Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southwest 201°
41.1°
2:50 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Southwest 220°
35.8°
4:04 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West-southwest 239°
27.2°
4:33 am Tue, Mar 3
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 246°
23.4°
5:02 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 252°
19.3°
6:17 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 267°
8.6°
7:20 am Tue, Mar 3SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West 279°
-0.2°
7:23 am Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 279°
-0.5°

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 Edmonton. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Edmonton

Eclipse Visibility From EdmontonVisibility Worldwide
Mar 24–25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
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

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

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