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October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom

Oct 28, 2023 at 9:14 pm
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse, in Falkirk
Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 7:01 pm
Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 9:14 pm 0.122 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 11:26 pm
Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes
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October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Falkirk

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:01 pm Sat, Oct 28
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East 84°
11.5°
8:35 pm Sat, Oct 28
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-southeast 103°
24.4°
9:14 pm Sat, Oct 28
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-southeast 111°
29.6°
9:52 pm Sat, Oct 28
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 120°
34.5°
11:26 pm Sat, Oct 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South-southeast 146°
44.1°

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 Falkirk. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Falkirk

Eclipse Visibility From FalkirkVisibility Worldwide
Oct 25, 2022 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, North/East Africa, Atlantic
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 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
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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