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Flag for Japan October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Niigata, Japan

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Sunday, October 29, 2023 at 5:14 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Niigata: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 3:01 AM

Maximum: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 5:14 AM

Ends: Sun, Oct 29, 2023 at 7:26 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 25 minutes


October 29, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Niigata

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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

More about the October 28, 2023 — Partial Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
4:35 AM Oct 295:14 AM Oct 295:52 AM Oct 29
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Local times for eclipse in Niigata on Sunday, October 29, 2023

EventTime in NiigataDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 29 at 3:01:44 AM259°West34.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 29 at 4:35:18 AM274°West17.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseOct 29 at 5:14:00 AM279°West10.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 29 at 5:52:37 AM285°West-northwest3.1°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
MoonsetOct 29 at 6:11:35 AM288°West-northwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 29 at 7:26:19 AM300°West-northwest13.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Niigata (JST – Japan Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Niigata

Eclipse Visibility from NiigataVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
2020Jun 21SolarPartial
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023May 6LunarPenumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
2025Sep 8LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2027Feb 21LunarPenumbral
2027Jul 19LunarPenumbral
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
2029Dec 21LunarPartial
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