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September 7, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Xiamen, Fujian, China (Amoy)

Sep 8, 2025 at 2:11 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Xiamen
Begins: Sun, Sep 7, 2025 at 11:28 pm
Maximum: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 2:11 am 1.362 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 4:55 am
Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes
Location

September 7–8, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Xiamen

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:28 pm Sun, Sep 7
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southeast 164°
57.3°
12:27 am Mon, Sep 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southwest 191°
58.0°
1:30 am Mon, Sep 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction Southwest 217°
52.3°
2:11 am Mon, Sep 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 229°
46.2°
2:52 am Mon, Sep 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 238°
38.9°
3:56 am Mon, Sep 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 249°
26.3°
4:55 am Mon, Sep 8
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 256°
14.1°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Xiamen

Eclipse Visibility From XiamenVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East 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

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

All eclipses 1900-2199