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March 25, 2024 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — West Palm Beach, FL, USA (West Palm)

Mar 25, 2024 at 3:12 am
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in West Palm Beach
Begins: Mon, Mar 25, 2024 at 12:53 am
Maximum: Mon, Mar 25, 2024 at 3:12 am -0.133 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Mar 25, 2024 at 5:32 am
Duration: 4 hours, 39 minutes
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March 25, 2024 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — West Palm Beach

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:53 am Mon, Mar 25
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southeast 163°
61.2°
3:12 am Mon, Mar 25
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 226°
51.8°
5:32 am Mon, Mar 25
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 253°
24.7°

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

During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow does not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event. 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 West Palm Beach

Eclipse Visibility From West Palm BeachVisibility 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 South/West Europe, East in 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, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

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