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Flag for Japan May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sagamihara, Japan

Max view in Sagamihara
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 8:18 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Sagamihara: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 5:47 PM

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 8:18 PM

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 10:49 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes


May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sagamihara

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Sagamihara. 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
6:44 PM May 268:18 PM May 269:52 PM May 26
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Local times for eclipse in Sagamihara on Wednesday, May 26, 2021

EventTime in SagamiharaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 5:47 PM109°East-southeast9.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 26 at 6:39 PM116°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 6:44 PM117°East-southeast0.8°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
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 East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 8:11 PM130°Southeast14.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 26 at 8:18 PM132°Southeast15.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 26 at 8:25 PM133°Southeast16.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 26 at 9:52 PM151°South-southeast26.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 26 at 10:49 PM165°South-southeast30.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Sagamihara (JST – Japan Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Sagamihara

Eclipse Visibility from SagamiharaVisibility 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
2028Jul 7LunarPartial
2028 / 2029Dec 31 / Jan 1LunarTotal
2029Dec 21LunarPartial
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