Where to See the Eclipse
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Regions seeing, at least, some parts of the eclipse: Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica.
Eclipse Map and Animation
When the Eclipse Happens Worldwide — Timeline
Lunar eclipses can be visible from everywhere on the night side of the Earth, if the sky is clear. From some places the entire eclipse will be visible, while in other areas the Moon will rise or set during the eclipse.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Washington DC*||Visible in Washington DC|
|Penumbral Eclipse begins||Mar 25 at 00:42:44||Mar 24 at 8:42:44 pm||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse begins||Mar 25 at 01:46:11||Mar 24 at 9:46:11 pm||Yes|
|Full Eclipse begins||Mar 25 at 02:54:32||Mar 24 at 10:54:32 pm||Yes|
|Maximum Eclipse||Mar 25 at 03:31:55||Mar 24 at 11:31:55 pm||Yes|
|Full Eclipse ends||Mar 25 at 04:09:10||Mar 25 at 12:09:10 am||Yes|
|Partial Eclipse ends||Mar 25 at 05:17:30||Mar 25 at 1:17:30 am||Yes|
|Penumbral Eclipse ends||Mar 25 at 06:21:06||Mar 25 at 2:21:06 am||Yes|
* The Moon is above the horizon during this eclipse, so with good weather conditions in Washington DC, the entire eclipse is visible.
The magnitude of the eclipse is 1.270.
The penumbral magnitude of the eclipse is 2.291.
The total duration of the eclipse is 5 hours, 38 minutes.
The total duration of the partial phases is 2 hours, 17 minutes.
The duration of the full eclipse is 1 hour, 15 minutes.
An Eclipse Never Comes Alone!
A solar eclipse always occurs about two weeks before or after a lunar eclipse.
Usually, there are two eclipses in a row, but other times, there are three during the same eclipse season.
This is the second eclipse this season.
First eclipse this season: March 11, 2062 — Partial Solar Eclipse