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October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Penang, Penang, Malaysia

Oct 29, 2023 at 4:14 am
Max View in Penang, Penang
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse in Penang, Penang
Begins: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 2:01 am
Maximum: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 4:14 am 0.122 Magnitude
Ends: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 6:26 am
Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Penang

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Penang. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (MYT) for Penang. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.2 seconds.

2:01 am Sun, Oct 29
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-northwest 297°
3:35 am Sun, Oct 29
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-northwest 285°
4:14 am Sun, Oct 29
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 284°
4:52 am Sun, Oct 29
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-northwest 283°
6:26 am Sun, Oct 29
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-northwest 283°

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 covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Penang. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Penang

Eclipse Visibility From PenangVisibility Worldwide
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7–8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total 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 Penang, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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