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Flag for Japan July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Osaka, Japan

Max view in Osaka
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 4:50 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Osaka: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 3:43 AM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 4:50 AM

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 9:17 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 34 minutes

Location

July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Osaka

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxMoonset
3:43 AM Jul 174:50 AM Jul 174:53 AM Jul 17
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Local times for eclipse in Osaka on Wednesday, July 17, 2019

EventTime in OsakaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 3:43 AM232°Southwest11.1°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Maximal Eclipse visible in OsakaJul 17 at 4:50 AM242°West-southwest0.4°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Osaka would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetJul 17 at 4:53 AM243°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 17 at 5:01 AM244°West-southwest1.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseJul 17 at 6:30 AM255°West-southwest18.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJul 17 at 7:59 AM266°West35.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 17 at 9:17 AM277°West51.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Osaka (JST – Japan Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Osaka

Eclipse Visibility from OsakaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jan 15SolarPartial
Annular
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 16LunarTotal
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarAnnular
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Jul 17LunarPenumbral
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Osaka, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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