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June 25, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chicago, IL, USA

Jun 25, 2029 at 10:22 pm
Max View in Chicago, Illinois
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Chicago, Illinois
Begins: Mon, Jun 25, 2029 at 8:21 pm
Maximum: Mon, Jun 25, 2029 at 10:22 pm 1.843 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Jun 26, 2029 at 1:09 am
Duration: 4 hours, 49 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


June 25–26, 2029 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Chicago

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

7:34 pm Mon, Jun 25Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 115°
8:21 pm Mon, Jun 25RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-southeast 122°
8:32 pm Mon, Jun 25
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction Southeast 124°
9:31 pm Mon, Jun 25
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Map direction Southeast 134°
10:22 pm Mon, Jun 25
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southeast 144°
11:13 pm Mon, Jun 25
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southeast 154°
12:11 am Tue, Jun 26
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southeast 168°
1:09 am Tue, Jun 26
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South 182°

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Chicago

Eclipse Visibility From ChicagoVisibility Worldwide
Mar 24–25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 17, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

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

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