October 28 Partial Lunar Eclipse: Here's What You Need to Know to See It

Eclipse Start Time

The lunar eclipse will begin at 11:31 PM IST on October 28, 2023.

Maximum Eclipse

The maximum eclipse, when 24.7% of the Moon's disk is covered by Earth's shadow, will occur at 1:06 AM IST.


This partial lunar eclipse will be visible from regions including India, Asia, Africa, and Europe.

Darker Moon

During the eclipse, the Moon will appear slightly darker, taking on a reddish or coppery hue.

No Special Equipment

You can view the eclipse with the naked eye, binoculars, or a telescope; no special equipment is required.


Unlike solar eclipses, the partial lunar eclipse is safe to watch without eye protection.

Beauty and Fascination

It's a beautiful and fascinating celestial event that offers insights into the Moon's relationship with Earth and the Sun.

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