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Eclipse visible in Nagasaki – Aug 8, 2017 Partial Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Nagasaki. As the central part of the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a partial lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

More about the Aug 7, 2017 Partial Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Nagasaki on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in NagasakiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 12:52 AM191°South40.2° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 2:25 AM216°Southwest32.7° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 8 at 3:21 AM228°Southwest25.1° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 4:17 AM239°West-southwest15.9° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
MoonsetAug 8 at 5:47 AM252°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 5:50 AM252°West-southwest0.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Nagasaki.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Times are local for Nagasaki (JST - Japan Standard Time).

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