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March 13, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sarasota, FL, USA

Mar 14, 2025 at 2:58 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Sarasota
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
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March 13–14, 2025 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sarasota

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
11:57 pm Thu, Mar 13
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 131°
56.1°
1:09 am Fri, Mar 14
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southeast 163°
64.5°
2:26 am Fri, Mar 14
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South-southwest 206°
62.6°
2:58 am Fri, Mar 14
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 220°
58.5°
3:31 am Fri, Mar 14
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 231°
53.2°
4:47 am Fri, Mar 14
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction West-southwest 248°
38.5°
6:00 am Fri, Mar 14
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West 259°
23.2°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Sarasota

Eclipse Visibility From SarasotaVisibility Worldwide
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
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 Partial 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
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

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