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May 5, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Barmer, Rajasthan, India

May 5, 2023 at 10:52 pm
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse in Barmer, Rajasthan
Began: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 8:44 pm
Maximum: Fri, May 5, 2023 at 10:52 pm -0.046 Magnitude
Ended: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 1:01 am
Duration: 4 hours, 18 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.

Location

May 5–6, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Barmer

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
8:44 pm Fri, May 5
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-southeast 120°
18.7°
10:52 pm Fri, May 5
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southeast 146°
39.1°
1:01 am Sat, May 6
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South 186°
45.7°

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

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow did not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared partially or totally eclipsed during this event. A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Barmer

Eclipse Visibility From BarmerVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Aug 2, 2027 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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

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