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Flag for Chile May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Easter Island, Chile (Rapa Nui)

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 11:11 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse

Easter Island: Total Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 8:32 PM

Maximum: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 11:11 PM

Ends: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 1:50 AM

Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes


May 15, 2022 – May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Easter Island

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Easter Island. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
9:27 PM May 1511:11 PM May 1512:55 AM May 16
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Local times for eclipse in Easter Island on Sunday, May 15, 2022

EventTime in Easter IslandDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 8:32:05 PM104°East-southeast12.8°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 9:27:52 PM99°East24.6°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 10:29:03 PM94°East37.8°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 15 at 11:11:28 PM89°East47.1°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 15 at 11:53:55 PM84°East56.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 16 at 12:55:07 AM73°East-northeast69.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 16 at 1:50:49 AM44°Northeast80.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Easter Island (EAST – Easter Island Standard Time).

Eclipses visible in Easter Island

Eclipse Visibility from Easter IslandVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
2021May 26LunarTotal
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022Apr 30SolarPartial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Sep 17LunarPartial
2024Oct 2SolarAnnular
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
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