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October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia

Oct 29, 2023 at 5:14 am
Max View in Ambon, Maluku
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse in Ambon, Maluku
Began: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 3:01 am
Maximum: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 5:14 am 0.122 Magnitude
Ended: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 6:06 am
Duration: 3 hours, 5 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Ambon

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

3:01 am Sun, Oct 29
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-northwest 292°
4:35 am Sun, Oct 29
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-northwest 286°
5:14 am Sun, Oct 29
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 285°
5:52 am Sun, Oct 29
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 284°
6:06 am Sun, Oct 29SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-northwest 284°
7:26 am Sun, Oct 29Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 284°

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 partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Ambon. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Ambon

Eclipse Visibility From AmbonVisibility Worldwide
Mar 14, 2025 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Feb 21, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Jul 7, 2028 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse

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

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