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Flag for Japan October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kagoshima, Japan

Max view in Kagoshima
Monday, October 17, 2005 at 9:03 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Kagoshima: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 6:53 PM

Maximum: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 9:03 PM

Ended: Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 11:13 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes


October 17, 2005 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Kagoshima

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Kagoshima. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
8:35 PM Oct 179:03 PM Oct 179:31 PM Oct 17
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Local times for eclipse in Kagoshima on Monday, October 17, 2005

EventTime in KagoshimaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 6:53:26 PM89°East16.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 17 at 8:35:18 PM103°East-southeast37.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 17 at 9:03:20 PM107°East-southeast43.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 17 at 9:31:15 PM113°East-southeast48.5°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 17 at 11:13:15 PM147°South-southeast65.6°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kagoshima (JST – Japan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Kagoshima

Eclipse Visibility from KagoshimaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
2004May 5LunarTotal
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
2006Mar 15LunarPenumbral
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
2007Mar 4LunarPartial
2007Mar 19SolarPartial
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Kagoshima, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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