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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Seoul, South Korea

Mar 3, 2026 at 8:33 pm
Max View in Seoul
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Seoul
Begins: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 6:18 pm
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 8:33 pm 1.150 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 11:23 pm
Duration: 5 hours, 5 minutes
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March 3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Seoul

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:44 pm Tue, Mar 3Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 76°
-7.1°
6:18 pm Tue, Mar 3RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East 81°
-0.2°
6:50 pm Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Map direction East 86°
5.3°
8:04 pm Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East 97°
19.4°
8:33 pm Tue, Mar 3
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-southeast 102°
24.8°
9:02 pm Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 107°
30.2°
10:17 pm Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 123°
43.0°
11:23 pm Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southeast 143°
52.1°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Seoul

Eclipse Visibility From SeoulVisibility Worldwide
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse 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
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse East in Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

All eclipses 1900-2199