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Eclipses in Jōbōji, Iwate, Japan

May 6, 2023 at 2:22 am
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Global Event: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Jōbōji
Begins: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 12:14 am
Maximum: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 2:22 am -0.046 Magnitude
Ends: Sat, May 6, 2023 at 4:31 am
Duration: 4 hours, 17 minutes
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May 6, 2023 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse — Jōbōji

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Jōbōji. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (JST) for Jōbōji.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
12:14 am Sat, May 6
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction South-southwest 193°
31.2°
2:22 am Sat, May 6
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction Southwest 223°
19.1°
4:31 am Sat, May 6SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-southwest 246°
-0.2°
4:31 am Sat, May 6Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 246°
-0.2°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Jōbōji

Eclipse Visibility From JōbōjiVisibility Worldwide
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, North/East Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 8, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, West in North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica

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