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March 24, 2024 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Lima, Lima, Peru

Mar 25, 2024 at 2:12 am
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Lima
Begins: Sun, Mar 24, 2024 at 11:53 pm
Maximum: Mon, Mar 25, 2024 at 2:12 am -0.133 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Mar 25, 2024 at 4:32 am
Duration: 4 hours, 39 minutes
Location

March 24–25, 2024 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Lima

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:53 pm Sun, Mar 24
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction North-northeast 22°
77.5°
2:12 am Mon, Mar 25
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-northwest 288°
58.6°
4:32 am Mon, Mar 25
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 274°
25.8°

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 does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears 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 Lima

Eclipse Visibility From LimaVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Mar 24–25, 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
Sep 17, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 2, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica

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

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