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Flag for Japan April 4, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Shizuoka, Japan

Max view in Shizuoka
Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Shizuoka: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 6:03 PM

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

Ends: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 at 11:58 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 55 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
7:17 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 6:03 PM97°East0.8°
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 7:17 PM108°East-southeast14.7°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseApr 4 at 9:00 PM127°Southeast32.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsApr 4 at 10:44 PM155°South-southeast45.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsApr 4 at 11:58 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
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
Penumbral
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 Shizuoka, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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