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March 13, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Detroit, MI, USA

Mar 14, 2025 at 2:58 am
Max View in Detroit, Michigan
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Detroit, Michigan
Begins: Thu, Mar 13, 2025 at 11:57 pm
Maximum: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 2:58 am 1.178 Magnitude
Ends: Fri, Mar 14, 2025 at 6:00 am
Duration: 6 hours, 3 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.

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March 13–14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Detroit

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Detroit. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (EDT) for Detroit. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.3 seconds.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:57 pm Thu, Mar 13
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 143°
44.6°
1:09 am Fri, Mar 14
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southeast 168°
49.7°
2:26 am Fri, Mar 14
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South-southwest 197°
48.6°
2:58 am Fri, Mar 14
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South-southwest 208°
46.2°
3:31 am Fri, Mar 14
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 218°
42.8°
4:47 am Fri, Mar 14
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 238°
32.1°
6:00 am Fri, Mar 14
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 252°
20.0°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Detroit

Eclipse Visibility From DetroitVisibility Worldwide
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse
Oct 28, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse

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

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