This penumbral lunar eclipse is visible in most populated areas on Earth, including most of North and South America, Europe, Africa, and most of Asia. Live Eclipse Animation will start at: Live Eclipse Animation has ended. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here. It is often difficult to tell the difference between a penumbral eclipse and a regular Full Moon.
However, this eclipse is easier to spot than an average penumbral eclipse because the Moon travels through the darkest areas of Earth’s penumbra, only just missing the umbra, the shadow's dark core. As a result, the Moon looks considerably darker on one side, making the shadow visible to the naked eye – weather permitting.
Penumbral lunar eclipses are generally less spectacular than total lunar eclipses, also known as Blood Moons. Where the Eclipse Was Seen. Regions seeing, at least, some parts of the eclipse: Europe, Much of Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica. Expand for cities where penumbral eclipse was visible. Mexico City, Ciudad de M. Moon between 1. 2 and 1.
Moon between 6 and 1. Make sure you have free line of sight. Moon between 0 and 6 degrees above horizon. May be hard to see due to brightness and line of sight. Day, moon and eclipse both not visible.
Note: Twilight will affect the visibility of the eclipse, as well as weather. Note that since it is a penumbral eclipse, it can be hard to see, as the Moon will only be a bit fainter. Eclipse was not visible at all. Note: Areas with lighter shadings left (West) of the center will experience the eclipse after moonrise/sunset. Areas with lighter shadings right (East) of the center will experience the eclipse until moonset/sunrise.
Actual eclipse visibility depends on weather conditions and line of sight to the Moon. When the Eclipse Happened Worldwide.
Lunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time. The times displayed are accurate to around 2- 3 seconds. Event. UTC Time. Time in Luxembourg*Visible in Luxembourg.
Penumbral Eclipse began.
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