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March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sion, Valais, Switzerland (Sitten)

Mar 14, 2025 at 6:46 am
Near max in Sion
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse in Sion, Valais
Begins: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 4:57 am
Maximum: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 6:47 am 0.533 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 6:50 am
Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


March 14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sion

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

4:57 am Fri, Mar 14
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West-southwest 254°
6:09 am Fri, Mar 14
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
Map direction West 267°
6:47 am Fri, Mar 14
Maximum in Sion This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Sion. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Sion because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
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 273°
6:50 am Fri, Mar 14SettingMoonset Setting, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase makes the Moon so dim before it sets, that it might disappear from view some time before it sets.Map direction West 274°
7:26 am Fri, Mar 14Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction West 280°
7:58 am Fri, Mar 14Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 286°
8:31 am Fri, Mar 14Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 292°
9:47 am Fri, Mar 14Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 308°
11:00 am Fri, Mar 14Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction North-northwest 326°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Sion, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Sion

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

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

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