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September 8, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kingston, Norfolk Island

Sep 8, 2025 at 5:11 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Kingston
Begins: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 2:28 am
Maximum: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 5:11 am 1.362 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Sep 8, 2025 at 6:00 am
Duration: 3 hours, 32 minutes
Location

September 8, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kingston

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:28 am Mon, Sep 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-northwest 291°
44.1°
3:27 am Mon, Sep 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-northwest 281°
31.9°
4:30 am Mon, Sep 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction West 273°
18.4°
5:11 am Mon, Sep 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West 268°
9.6°
5:52 am Mon, Sep 8
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 West 264°
1.1°
6:00 am Mon, Sep 8SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West 263°
-0.2°
6:56 am Mon, Sep 8Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 256°
-12.6°
7:55 am Mon, Sep 8Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 249°
-24.6°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Kingston

Eclipse Visibility From KingstonVisibility Worldwide
Apr 20, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 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

Note: Click on the date link for details in Kingston, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses 1900-2199