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Eclipses in Sendai, Japan

Jul 17, 2019 at 4:16 am
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Global Event: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, in Sendai

Begins: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 3:43 am

Maximum: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 4:16 am -0.58 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 4:24 am

Duration: 40 minutes

Location

July 17, 2019 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Sendai

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
3:43 am Wed, Jul 17
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southwest.
Map direction Southwest 235°
5.8°
4:16 am Wed, Jul 17
Maximum in Sendai This is the moment when the eclipse reaches its greatest magnitude while the entire Moon is above the horizon in Sendai. The true maximum point of this eclipse cannot be seen in Sendai because the Moon is below the horizon at that time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-southwest 240°
0.8°
4:24 am Wed, Jul 17SettingMoonset SettingMap direction West-southwest 241°
-0.2°
5:01 am Wed, Jul 17Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction West-southwest 246°
-7.2°
6:30 am Wed, Jul 17Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West 259°
-23.2°
7:59 am Wed, Jul 17Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West 271°
-39.8°
9:17 am Wed, Jul 17Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 286°
-54.2°

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.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Sendai

Eclipse Visibility From SendaiVisibility Worldwide
Jul 17, 2019 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Dec 26, 2019 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse East in Europe, Much of Asia, North/West Australia, East in Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean
Jan 11, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, Much of North America, East in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Jun 6, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, South/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jun 21, 2020 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, North in Australia, Much of Africa, Pacific, Indian Ocean

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

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