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Flag for Greenland May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Qaanaaq, Greenland (Thule)

Max view in Qaanaaq
Monday, May 16, 2022 at 2:16 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Qaanaaq: Total Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 11:32 PM

Maximum: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 2:16 AM

Ends: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 4:50 AM


Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes

Location

May 15, 2022 – May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Qaanaaq

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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

More about the May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
12:27 AM May 162:16 AM May 163:55 AM May 16
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Local times for eclipse in Qaanaaq on Monday, May 16, 2022

EventTime in QaanaaqDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 11:32 PM139°Southeast10.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 16 at 12:27 AM152°South-southeast9.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 16 at 1:29 AM166°South-southeast8.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 16 at 2:11 AM175°South7.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximal Eclipse visible in QaanaaqMay 16 at 2:16 AM176°South7.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 16 at 2:53 AM185°South8.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsMay 16 at 3:55 AM199°South-southwest8.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 16 at 4:50 AM211°South-southwest10.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Qaanaaq (WGST – Western Greenland Summer Time).

Eclipses visible in Qaanaaq

Eclipse Visibility from QaanaaqVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021Jun 10SolarAnnular
Annular
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2023Oct 28LunarPartial
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Mar 29SolarPartial
Partial
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Total
2029Jun 12SolarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
Total
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
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