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October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fort Drum, NY, USA

Oct 28, 2023 at 6:00 pm
Max View in Fort Drum
Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Fort Drum
Begins: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 5:51 pm
Maximum: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 6:00 pm -0.657 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, Oct 28, 2023 at 6:26 pm
Duration: 35 minutes
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October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Fort Drum

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
2:01 pm Sat, Oct 28Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction North-northeast 22°
-30.4°
3:35 pm Sat, Oct 28Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction Northeast 44°
-21.0°
4:14 pm Sat, Oct 28Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction Northeast 52°
-15.9°
4:52 pm Sat, Oct 28Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction East-northeast 59°
-10.2°
5:51 pm Sat, Oct 28RisingMoonrise RisingMap direction East-northeast 69°
-0.2°
6:00 pm Sat, Oct 28
Maximum in Fort Drum This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Fort Drum. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Fort Drum because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction East-northeast 71°
1.0°
6:26 pm Sat, Oct 28
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-northeast.
Map direction East-northeast 75°
5.2°

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

A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Fort Drum

Eclipse Visibility From Fort DrumVisibility Worldwide
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Oct 28, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, North/East Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 8, 2024 Total Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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

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