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September 7, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Zanzibar City, Tanzania

Sep 7, 2025 at 9:11 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Zanzibar City
Begins: Sun, Sep 7, 2025 at 6:28 pm
Maximum: Sun, Sep 7, 2025 at 9:11 pm 1.362 Magnitude
Ends: Sun, Sep 7, 2025 at 11:55 pm
Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes
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September 7, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Zanzibar City

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:28 pm Sun, Sep 7
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Map direction East 96°
2.9°
7:27 pm Sun, Sep 7
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East 94°
16.8°
8:30 pm Sun, Sep 7
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East 93°
32.2°
9:11 pm Sun, Sep 7
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East 92°
42.1°
9:52 pm Sun, Sep 7
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 91°
52.1°
10:56 pm Sun, Sep 7
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 89°
67.6°
11:55 pm Sun, Sep 7
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction East 83°
81.9°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Zanzibar City

Eclipse Visibility From Zanzibar CityVisibility Worldwide
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Aug 28, 2026 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica

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

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