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Penumbral lunar eclipse on January 11 2020 (Japan)

penumbral lunar eclipse January 11, 2020 (Japan)
Note: This image is here for illustrative purposes and does not represent the actual eclipse on this date.

The Moon information shown here applies to Tokyo, Japan on Saturday, January 11, 2020. (Local time Asia/Tokyo)

Moonrise to moonset9h13m
Distance to the center of the Sun147,116,886 km
Distance to the center of Earth376,383 km
Moon ilumination (at midnight)100%
Lunar phasewaxing
Current zodiac sign the MoonCancer ♋
Moon age (days past new moon)14.6

Choose a country from the list to get relevant information:

According to international time UTC, a lunar eclipse will occur on January 11, 2020 which will be visible in some parts of the world. The following shows the cities in Japan from which the eclipse could be visible (note that the following is a short list of some of the main cities, the eclipse may be visible from other cities not listed here). The date and local time of the event shown below.

CityEclipse visible?Phase
TokyoYes Penumbral
AichiYes Penumbral
AkitaYes Penumbral
AomoriYes Penumbral
ChibaYes Penumbral
EhimeYes Penumbral
FukuiYes Penumbral
FukuokaYes Penumbral
FukushimaYes Penumbral
GifuYes Penumbral
GunmaYes Penumbral
HiroshimaYes Penumbral
HokkaidoYes Penumbral
HyogoYes Penumbral
IbarakiYes Penumbral
IshikawaYes Penumbral
IwateYes Penumbral
KagawaYes Penumbral
KagoshimaYes Penumbral
KanagawaYes Penumbral
KochiYes Penumbral
KumamotoYes Penumbral
KyotoYes Penumbral
MieYes Penumbral
MiyagiYes Penumbral
MiyazakiYes Penumbral
NaganoYes Penumbral
NagasakiYes Penumbral
NaraYes Penumbral
NiigataYes Penumbral
OitaYes Penumbral
OkayamaYes Penumbral
OkinawaYes Penumbral
OsakaYes Penumbral
SagaYes Penumbral
SaitamaYes Penumbral
ShigaYes Penumbral
ShimaneYes Penumbral
ShizuokaYes Penumbral
TochigiYes Penumbral
TokushimaYes Penumbral
TottoriYes Penumbral
ToyamaYes Penumbral
WakayamaYes Penumbral
YamagataYes Penumbral
YamaguchiYes Penumbral
YamanashiYes Penumbral

Information about this eclipse

penumbral lunar eclipse This image shows the global map with two regions: the shaded region where you can not see the lunar eclipse, and the blank region, where it can be seen. The image details the type of eclipse, the magnitude of the penumbra and umbra, Saros series to which this eclipse belongs, among other data. The date and time displayed in this image are international date and time, therefore, they might not apply to your country. However, to know the date and exact time of penumbral lunar eclipse in your country, you can see the table below. (Click on the image to enlarge it).

Eclipse schedule in Japan

The following table shows the schedule and phases of the penumbral lunar eclipse of January 11, 2020 in Japan. For each city we have assigned a time zone which is very precise and it takes into account Daylight Saving Time (if applicable).

Moon alt.: Excellent  Good  Low  Too low  

Event datePen. Mag.Umb. Mag.Penumbral eclipse beginsMoon alt.Partial eclipse beginsUmbral eclipse beginsMax. eclipse beginsMoon alt.Umbral eclipse endsPartial eclipse endsPenumbral eclipse endsMoon alt.
Tokyo (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0856--04:1032--06:129
Aichi (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0858--04:1034--06:1210
Akita (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0855--04:1032--06:1210
Aomori (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0854--04:1032--06:1210
Chiba (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0856--04:1032--06:128
Ehime (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0862--04:1037--06:1213
Fukui (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0859--04:1035--06:1211
Fukuoka (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0864--04:1039--06:1215
Fukushima (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0855--04:1031--06:129
Gifu (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0858--04:1034--06:1211
Gunma (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0856--04:1032--06:129
Hiroshima (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0862--04:1038--06:1214
Hokkaido (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0852--04:1031--06:1210
Hyogo (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0860--04:1036--06:1212
Ibaraki (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0855--04:1031--06:128
Ishikawa (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0858--04:1034--06:1211
Iwate (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0854--04:1031--06:129
Kagawa (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0861--04:1036--06:1213
Kagoshima (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0864--04:1039--06:1214
Kanagawa (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0856--04:1032--06:129
Kochi (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0861--04:1037--06:1213
Kumamoto (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0864--04:1039--06:1215
Kyoto (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0859--04:1035--06:1211
Mie (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0859--04:1034--06:1211
Miyagi (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0854--04:1031--06:129
Miyazaki (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0864--04:1038--06:1214
Nagano (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0857--04:1033--06:1210
Nagasaki (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0865--04:1040--06:1215
Nara (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0859--04:1035--06:1211
Niigata (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0856--04:1033--06:1210
Oita (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0863--04:1038--06:1214
Okayama (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0861--04:1037--06:1213
Okinawa (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0868--04:1041--06:1215
Osaka (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0860--04:1035--06:1211
Saga (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0864--04:1039--06:1215
Saitama (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0856--04:1032--06:129
Shiga (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0859--04:1035--06:1211
Shimane (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0862--04:1038--06:1214
Shizuoka (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0857--04:1033--06:129
Tochigi (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0856--04:1032--06:129
Tokushima (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0860--04:1036--06:1212
Tottori (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0860--04:1036--06:1213
Toyama (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0858--04:1034--06:1211
Wakayama (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0860--04:1035--06:1212
Yamagata (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0855--04:1032--06:129
Yamaguchi (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0863--04:1039--06:1214
Yamanashi (UTC 9)2020-01-1189.6%0%02:0857--04:1033--06:129

You can read the table above as follows: On January 11, 2020 in Tokyo, Asia/Tokyo (UTC 9), an penumbral lunar eclipse will start at 02:08, the maximum eclipse will occur at 04:10 when the Moon reaches an altitud of 32°;this event will come to an end at 06:12 and will have a penumbral magnitud of 0.896 (this is the fraction of the Moon obscured by the entrance to The Earth's penumbra) and an umbral magnitud of -0.116 (fraction of the Moon obscured by the umbra of The Earth).

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