Today, the world will witness a 24.6 per cent partial lunar eclipse, which will be visible in the UAE, the Arabian Peninsula, Central Asia, the Indian Ocean, and parts of Europe and Africa.

The moon will enter the umbral shadow at 19:50 UAE time, then the Earth’s shadow will darken parts of the moon starting from 21:23, and the partial eclipse will reach 24.6 per cent at 22:21, which will then begin to decline at 23:18 until finally, the moon emerges from the umbral shadow area at 00:51 pm.