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Eclipses in Okayama, Japan

Nov 8, 2022 at 7:59 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Okayama
Begins: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 5:02 pm
Maximum: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 7:59 pm 1.359 Magnitude
Ends: Tue, Nov 8, 2022 at 10:56 pm
Duration: 5 hours, 54 minutes
Location

November 8, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Okayama

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:02 pm Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction East-northeast 71°
0.8°
6:09 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East 79°
13.5°
7:16 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East 88°
27.0°
7:59 pm Tue, Nov 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East 94°
35.6°
8:41 pm Tue, Nov 8
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction East 100°
44.1°
9:49 pm Tue, Nov 8
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction East-southeast 114°
57.2°
10:56 pm Tue, Nov 8
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southeast 139°
68.2°

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

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Okayama. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Okayama

Eclipse Visibility From OkayamaVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
May 6, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Oct 29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Penumbral Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Okayama, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses 1900-2199