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March 2, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nome, AK, USA

Mar 3, 2026 at 2:33 am
Max View in Nome, Alaska
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Nome, Alaska
Begins: Mon, Mar 2, 2026 at 11:44 pm
Maximum: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 2:33 am 1.150 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Mar 3, 2026 at 5:23 am
Duration: 5 hours, 39 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


March 2–3, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Nome

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Nome. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (AKST) for Nome. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.5 seconds.

11:44 pm Mon, Mar 2
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 139°
12:50 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southeast 156°
2:04 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South 177°
2:33 am Tue, Mar 3
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South 186°
3:02 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southwest 194°
4:17 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 214°
5:23 am Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 231°

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Nome

Eclipse Visibility From NomeVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 24–25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 2–3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

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