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Flag for Japan October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sendai, Japan

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 7:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Sendai: Total Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 5:15 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 7:54 PM

Ended: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 10:33 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 18 minutes


October 8, 2014 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Sendai

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This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Sendai. 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
6:14 PM Oct 87:54 PM Oct 89:34 PM Oct 8
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Local times for eclipse in Sendai on Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EventTime in SendaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 5:15:35 PM85°East2.3°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East.
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 6:14:50 PM94°East13.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsOct 8 at 7:25:11 PM105°East-southeast26.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseOct 8 at 7:54:38 PM110°East-southeast32.2°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsOct 8 at 8:24:00 PM116°East-southeast37.4°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsOct 8 at 9:34:21 PM134°Southeast48.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsOct 8 at 10:33:42 PM154°South-southeast55.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Sendai (JST – Japan Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Sendai

Eclipse Visibility from SendaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
2011Jun 2SolarPartial
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
2012May 21SolarPartial
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
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