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Eclipse visible in Prince Rupert – May 15, 2022 Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Prince Rupert.

The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

More about the May 16, 2022 Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Prince Rupert on Sunday, May 15, 2022

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Prince RupertDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral eclipse beginsMay 15 at 6:34 PM90°East24.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial eclipse beginsMay 15 at 7:32 PM101°East-southeast16.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 8:31 PM112°East-southeast8.6° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 15 at 9:12 PM120°East-southeast2.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 15 at 9:38 PM125°Southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in Prince RupertMay 15 at 9:45 PM127°Southeast0.7° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Prince Rupert 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 Southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Total Eclipse endsMay 15 at 9:53 PM128°Southeast1.4° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 15 at 10:52 PM141°Southeast6.9° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 15 at 11:50 PM153°South-southeast11.1° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Prince Rupert (PDT - Pacific Daylight Time).

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Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Oct 14, 2023SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 24 / Mar 25, 2024LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
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Sep 17, 2024LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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Aug 12, 2026SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
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