May 1975 lunar eclipse

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The moon passed through the center of the Earth's shadow

A total lunar eclipse took place on May 25, 1975.

The moon passed through the center of the Earth's shadow.

Visibility[edit]

It was completely visible over North and South America, seen rising over Australia, and setting over Africa, and Western Europe.

Lunar eclipse from moon-1975May25.png

Related lunar eclipses[edit]

Lunar year series[edit]

Lunar eclipse series sets from 1973-1976
Ascending node   Descending node
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
Saros Date
Viewing
Type
Chart
110 1973 Jun 15
Lunar eclipse from moon-1973Jun15.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1973Jun15.png
115 1973 Dec 10
Lunar eclipse from moon-1973Dec10.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1973Dec10.png
120 1974 Jun 04
Lunar eclipse from moon-1974Jun04.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1974Jun04.png
125 1974 Nov 29
Lunar eclipse from moon-1974Nov29.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1974Nov29.png
130 1975 May 25
Lunar eclipse from moon-1975May25.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1975May25.png
135 1975 Nov 18
Lunar eclipse from moon-1975Nov18.png
Total
Lunar eclipse chart close-1975Nov18.png
140 1976 May 13
Lunar eclipse from moon-1976May13.png
Partial
Lunar eclipse chart close-1976May13.png
145 1976 Nov 06
Lunar eclipse from moon-1976Nov06.png
Penumbral
Lunar eclipse chart close-1976Nov06.png
Last set 1973 Jul 15 Last set 1973 Jan 18
Next set 1977 Apr 04 Next set 1977 Sep 27

Saros series[edit]

Lunar saros series 130, repeating every 18 years and 11 days, has a total of 72 lunar eclipse events including 14 total lunar eclipses.

Greatest First
Lunar eclipse chart close-29jun26.png
The greatest eclipse of the series will occur on 2029 Jun 26, lasting 102 minutes.[1]
Penumbral Partial Total Central
1416 Jun 10 1560 Sep 4 1921 Apr 22 1957 May 13
Last
Central Total Partial Penumbral
2083 Jul 29 2155 Sep 11 2552 May 10 2696 Aug 5
1901–2100
1903 Apr 12 1921 Apr 22 1939 May 3
Lunar eclipse chart close-1903Apr12.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1903Apr12.png Lunar eclipse chart close-1921Apr22.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1921Apr22.png Lunar eclipse chart close-1939May03.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1939May03.png
1957 May 13 1975 May 25 1993 Jun 4
Lunar eclipse chart close-1957May13.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1957May13.png Lunar eclipse chart close-1975May25.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1975May25.png Lunar eclipse chart close-1993Jun04.png Lunar eclipse from moon-1993Jun04.png
2011 Jun 15 2029 Jun 26 2047 Jul 7
Lunar eclipse chart close-2011jun15.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2011Jun15.png Lunar eclipse chart close-29jun26.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2029Jun26.png Lunar eclipse chart close-2047Jul07.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2047Jul07.png
2065 Jul 17 2083 Jul 29
Lunar eclipse chart close-2065Jul17.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2065Jul17.png Lunar eclipse chart close-2083Jul29.png Lunar eclipse from moon-2083Jul29.png

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