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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Shizuoka: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:01 PM

Maximum: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:59 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 58 minutes

Location

April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Shizuoka

Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Shizuoka, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse. The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight. Check the weather for Shizuoka.

More about the April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:15 PM Apr 49:00 PM Apr 410:44 PM Apr 4
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Local times for eclipse in Shizuoka on Saturday, April 4, 2015

EventTime in ShizuokaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 6:01 PM97°East0.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
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 for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 7:15 PM107°East-southeast14.4°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsApr 4 at 8:57 PM126°Southeast32.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 9:00 PM127°Southeast32.8°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsApr 4 at 9:02 PM127°Southeast33.1°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:44 PM155°South-southeast45.9°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:59 PM182°South48.7°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Shizuoka (JST – Japan Standard Time).

Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.

Eclipses visible in Shizuoka

Eclipse Visibility from ShizuokaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2015Apr 4LunarPartial
Total
2016Mar 9SolarPartial
Total
2016Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2016Sep 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2017Aug 8LunarPartial
Partial
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