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December 31, 2028 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Alsfeld, Hesse, Germany

Dec 31, 2028 at 5:52 pm
Max View in Alsfeld, Hesse
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Alsfeld, Hesse
Begins: Sun, Dec 31, 2028 at 4:15 pm
Maximum: Sun, Dec 31, 2028 at 5:52 pm 1.246 Magnitude
Ends: Sun, Dec 31, 2028 at 8:40 pm
Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


December 31, 2028 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Alsfeld

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

3:03 pm Sun, Dec 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 37°
4:07 pm Sun, Dec 31Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 49°
4:15 pm Sun, Dec 31RisingMoonrise 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 Northeast 51°
5:16 pm Sun, Dec 31
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 62°
5:52 pm Sun, Dec 31
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-northeast 68°
6:27 pm Sun, Dec 31
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-northeast 74°
7:36 pm Sun, Dec 31
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 86°
8:40 pm Sun, Dec 31
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 99°

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

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Eclipse Visibility From AlsfeldVisibility Worldwide
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Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Alsfeld, or the path map image for global details.

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