Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Oakland, California, U.S.A.
Eclipse visible in Oakland – Mar 23, 2016 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
During this penumbral lunar eclipse, the Earth's main shadow do not cover the Moon. As the Earth's shadow (umbra) misses the Moon during a penumbral lunar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears partially or totally eclipsed during this event.
A penumbral lunar eclipse can be a bit hard to see, as the shadowed part is only a little bit fainter than the rest of the Moon.
Local times for eclipse in Oakland on Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.Oakland (PDT - Pacific Daylight Time).
Other eclipses visible in Oakland
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Dec 10, 2011||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 20, 2012||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Jun 4, 2012||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 28, 2012||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Oct 18, 2013||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Apr 14 / Apr 15, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 8, 2014||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Oct 23, 2014||Solar||Partial||Partial|
|Apr 4, 2015||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 27, 2015||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 23, 2016||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Feb 10, 2017||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Aug 21, 2017||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Jan 31, 2018||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 20, 2019||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 4, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Nov 29 / Nov 30, 2020||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|May 26, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 18 / Nov 19, 2021||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
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