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Flag for Japan August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tokyo, Japan

Max view in Tokyo
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 7:37 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Tokyo: Total Lunar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 4:53 PM

Maximum: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 7:37 PM

Ended: Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 10:20 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes

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August 28, 2007 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Tokyo

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Looked

This total lunar eclipse was fully visible in Tokyo. 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

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:11 PM Aug 287:37 PM Aug 289:23 PM Aug 28
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Local times for eclipse in Tokyo on Tuesday, August 28, 2007

EventTime in TokyoDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 4:53 PM93°East15.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 5:51 PM100°East3.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseAug 28 at 6:11 PM103°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsAug 28 at 6:52 PM109°East-southeast7.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Maximum EclipseAug 28 at 7:37 PM116°East-southeast15.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsAug 28 at 8:22 PM124°East-southeast23.5°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 28 at 9:23 PM136°Southeast33.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 28 at 10:20 PM151°South-southeast40.0°
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
2000Jul 16 / Jul 17LunarTotal
Total
2001Jan 10LunarTotal
Total
2001Jul 5 / Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2001Dec 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002May 26LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2002Jun 11SolarPartial
Annular
2004May 5LunarPartial
Total
2004Oct 14SolarPartial
Partial
2005Apr 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2005Oct 17LunarPartial
Partial
2006Sep 8LunarPartial
Partial
2007Mar 4LunarPenumbral
Total
2007Aug 28LunarTotal
Total
2008Aug 17LunarPartial
Partial
2009Feb 9 / Feb 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 7LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2009Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2010Jan 1LunarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Tokyo, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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