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Flag for Canada May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cambridge Bay, Nunavut Territory, Canada

Max view in Cambridge Bay
Monday, May 16, 2022 at 12:17 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Cambridge Bay: Penumbral Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 7:32 PM

Maximum: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 12:17 AM

Ends: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 12:50 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes

Location

May 15, 2022 – May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Cambridge Bay

Animation: How the Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Will Look

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Cambridge Bay, 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

MoonriseMaxEnd
11:53 PM May 1512:17 AM May 1612:50 AM May 16
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Local times for eclipse in Cambridge Bay on Monday, May 16, 2022

EventTime in Cambridge BayDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 7:32 PM107°East-southeast14.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 8:27 PM119°East-southeast10.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 9:29 PM132°Southeast6.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 15 at 10:11 PM142°Southeast2.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 15 at 10:53 PM151°South-southeast1.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 15 at 11:53 PM165°South-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 15 at 11:55 PM165°South-southeast0.0°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
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 South-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Cambridge BayMay 16 at 12:17 AM170°South0.3°
The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Cambridge Bay 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 South for the best view of the eclipse.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 16 at 12:50 AM178°South0.5°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
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 South for the best view of the eclipse.
Times are local for Cambridge Bay (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Cambridge Bay

Eclipse Visibility from Cambridge BayVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
Annular
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarPenumbral
Total
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2023Oct 28LunarPenumbral
Partial
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Sep 17LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Total
2029Jun 11SolarPartial
Partial
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Cambridge Bay, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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