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Flag for Antarctica May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Casey, Antarctica (Casey base, Bailey Peninsula)

Max view in Casey
Monday, May 16, 2022 at 9:38 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Casey: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 9:32 AM

Maximum: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 9:38 AM

Ends: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 2:50 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes

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May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Casey

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Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Casey, but it can be observed there as a penumbral lunar eclipse. 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.

More about the May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxMoonset
9:32 AM May 169:38 AM May 169:44 AM May 16
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Local times for eclipse in Casey on Monday, May 16, 2022

EventTime in CaseyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 16 at 9:32 AM221°Southwest0.6°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to Southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximal Eclipse visible in CaseyMay 16 at 9:38 AM220°Southwest0.3°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Casey would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to Southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
MoonsetMay 16 at 9:44 AM218°Southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 16 at 10:27 AM209°South-southwest1.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 16 at 11:29 AM195°South-southwest3.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 16 at 12:11 PM185°South5.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 16 at 12:53 PM176°South5.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 16 at 1:55 PM162°South-southeast2.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 16 at 2:50 PM149°South-southeast0.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Casey (CAST – Casey Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Casey.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Casey

Eclipse Visibility from CaseyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 11LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jun 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2022May 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2023Apr 20SolarPartial
Total
2023May 5 / May 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 29LunarPartial
Partial
2025Sep 7 / Sep 8LunarTotal
Total
2026Feb 17SolarPartial
Annular
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jul 6 / Jul 7LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 22SolarPartial
Total
2029Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 5 / Dec 6SolarPartial
Partial
Note: Click on the date link for details in Casey, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses worldwide, from 1900 to 2100