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March 2, 2026 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Point Lay, AK, USA (Kali)

Mar 3, 2026 at 2:33 am
Max View in Point Lay, Alaska
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Point Lay, 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 — Point Lay

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

11:44 pm Mon, Mar 2
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 143°
12:50 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southeast 160°
2:04 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South 180°
2:33 am Tue, Mar 3
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South 188°
3:02 am Tue, Mar 3
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southwest 196°
4:17 am Tue, Mar 3
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 215°
5:23 am Tue, Mar 3
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 232°

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

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Point Lay

Eclipse Visibility From Point LayVisibility Worldwide
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 2–3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Aug 27, 2026 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Aug 16–17, 2027 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse

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Next total solar eclipse visible in Point Lay

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