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Flag for Japan October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Fukushima, Japan

Max view in Fukushima
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 7:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Fukushima: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 5:15 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 7:54 PM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 10:33 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes

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October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Fukushima

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Fukushima. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
6:14 PM Oct 87:54 PM Oct 89:34 PM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Fukushima on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in FukushimaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 5:15 PM85°East2.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 6:14 PM94°East13.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 7:25 PM105°East-southeast26.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 7:54 PM110°East-southeast32.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 8:23 PM116°East-southeast37.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 9:34 PM133°Southeast49.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 10:33 PM154°South-southeast56.0°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Fukushima (JST – Japan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Fukushima

Eclipse Visibility from FukushimaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 2SolarPartial
Partial
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
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