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Flag for Japan July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Tokyo, Japan

Max view in Tokyo
Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at 8:33 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Tokyo: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 5:58 PM

Maximum: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 8:33 PM

Ended: Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 11:09 PM

Duration: 5 hours, 11 minutes


July 28, 1999 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Tokyo

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Tokyo. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
7:22 PM Jul 288:33 PM Jul 289:45 PM Jul 28
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Local times for eclipse in Tokyo on Wednesday, July 28, 1999

EventTime in TokyoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 5:58:13 PM107°East-southeast8.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseJul 28 at 6:40:51 PM113°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsJul 28 at 7:22:31 PM119°East-southeast6.9°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Maximum EclipseJul 28 at 8:33:41 PM131°Southeast18.4°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsJul 28 at 9:45:02 PM146°Southeast27.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsJul 28 at 11:09:11 PM167°South-southeast34.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Tokyo (JST – Japan Standard Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Tokyo

Eclipse Visibility from TokyoVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1990Feb 10LunarTotal
1990Jul 22SolarPartial
1990Aug 6 / Aug 7LunarPartial
1991Jul 27LunarPenumbral
1991Dec 21LunarPartial
1992Jan 5SolarPartial
1992Dec 10LunarPenumbral
1992Dec 24SolarPartial
1993Jun 4 / Jun 5LunarTotal
1993Nov 29LunarPartial
1994Nov 18LunarPenumbral
1995Apr 15LunarPartial
1995Oct 8 / Oct 9LunarPenumbral
1995Oct 24SolarPartial
1997Mar 9SolarPartial
1997Sep 17LunarTotal
1998Sep 6LunarPenumbral
1999Jan 31 / Feb 1LunarPenumbral
1999Jul 28LunarPartial
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