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Flag for Falkland Islands May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Stanley, Falkland Islands

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 8:18 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Stanley: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 5:47 AM

Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 8:18 AM

Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 10:49 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 2 minutes

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May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Stanley

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Stanley. 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 partialMaxMoonset
6:44 AM May 268:18 AM May 268:41 AM May 26
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Local times for eclipse in Stanley on Wednesday, May 26, 2021

EventTime in StanleyDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 5:47 AM268°West23.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 6:44 AM257°West-southwest15.0°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 26 at 8:11 AM241°West-southwest3.4°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Maximum EclipseMay 26 at 8:18 AM240°West-southwest2.5°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Total Eclipse endsMay 26 at 8:25 AM239°West-southwest1.7°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
MoonsetMay 26 at 8:41 AM236°Southwest0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 26 at 9:52 AM222°Southwest8.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 26 at 10:49 AM210°South-southwest13.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Stanley (FKST – Falkland Islands Summer Time).

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

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

Eclipses visible in Stanley

Eclipse Visibility from StanleyVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
Total
2021May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2022Apr 30SolarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
Annular
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarPenumbral
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
Annular
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Jul 11SolarPartial
Partial
2029Dec 20LunarPartial
Total
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