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August 28, 2026 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Thiès, Senegal

Aug 28, 2026 at 4:12 am
Max View in Thiès
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Thiès
Begins: Fri, Aug 28, 2026 at 1:23 am
Maximum: Fri, Aug 28, 2026 at 4:12 am 0.930 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Aug 28, 2026 at 7:03 am
Duration: 5 hours, 40 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


August 28, 2026 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Thiès

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

1:23 am Fri, Aug 28
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southwest 192°
2:33 am Fri, Aug 28
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction Southwest 223°
4:12 am Fri, Aug 28
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction West-southwest 245°
5:51 am Fri, Aug 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 255°
7:01 am Fri, Aug 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West 260°

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 Thiès. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Thiès

Eclipse Visibility From ThièsVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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

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