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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Agartala, Tripura, India

Mar 3, 2026 at 5:39 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Agartala
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 5:26 pm
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 5:39 pm 0.932 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 7:53 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 27 minutes
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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Agartala

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:14 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 57°
-40.4°
3:20 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 68°
-27.7°
4:34 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 77°
-12.1°
5:03 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction East 80°
-5.8°
5:26 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°
5:32 pm Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction East 83°
1.0°
5:39 pm Tue, Mar 3
Maximum in Agartala This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Agartala. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Agartala because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Map direction East 84°
2.3°
6:47 pm Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 91°
17.1°
7:53 pm Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 98°
31.6°

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

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Agartala, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Agartala

Eclipse Visibility From AgartalaVisibility Worldwide
May 5–6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28–29, 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 Partial 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

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