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Flag for Japan August 8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Sendai, Japan

Max view in Sendai
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 3:20 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Sendai: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 12:50 AM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 3:20 AM

Ends: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 5:50 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 1 minute

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August 8, 2017 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Sendai

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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 Sendai. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
2:22 AM Aug 83:20 AM Aug 84:18 AM Aug 8
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Local times for eclipse in Sendai on Tuesday, August 8, 2017

EventTime in SendaiDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 12:50 AM201°South-southwest32.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 8 at 2:22 AM223°Southwest23.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 8 at 3:20 AM235°Southwest15.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 8 at 4:18 AM245°West-southwest5.7°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
MoonsetAug 8 at 4:53 AM250°West-southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 8 at 5:50 AM259°West-southwest11.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Sendai (JST – Japan Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Sendai

Eclipse Visibility from SendaiVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2010Jun 26LunarPartial
Partial
2010Dec 21LunarTotal
Total
2011Jun 2SolarPartial
Partial
2011Jun 16LunarPartial
Total
2011Dec 10 / Dec 11LunarTotal
Total
2012May 21SolarPartial
Annular
2012Jun 4LunarPartial
Partial
2012Nov 28 / Nov 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2013Apr 26LunarPenumbral
Partial
2014Apr 15LunarPartial
Total
2014Oct 8LunarTotal
Total
2015Apr 4LunarTotal
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
2018Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarTotal
Total
2018Jul 28LunarTotal
Total
2019Jan 6SolarPartial
Partial
2019Dec 26SolarPartial
Annular
Note: Click on the date link for details in Sendai, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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