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Flag for South Georgia/Sandwich Is. May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is. (Grytviken)

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Monday, May 16, 2022 at 2:11 AM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


King Edward Point: Total Lunar Eclipse


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

Maximum: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 2:11 AM

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


Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes

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May 15, 2022 – May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — King Edward Point

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This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in King Edward Point. 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
12:27 AM May 162:11 AM May 163:55 AM May 16
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Local times for eclipse in King Edward Point on Monday, May 16, 2022

EventTime in King Edward PointDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 11:32 PM18°North-northeast52.9°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 16 at 12:27 AM356°North54.1°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 16 at 1:29 AM333°North-northwest51.9°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 16 at 2:11 AM318°Northwest48.6°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 16 at 2:53 AM306°Northwest44.3°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 16 at 3:55 AM290°West-northwest36.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 16 at 4:50 AM278°West29.3°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for King Edward Point (GST – South Georgia Time).

Eclipses visible in King Edward Point

Eclipse Visibility from King Edward PointVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
Total
2021May 26LunarPartial
Total
2021Dec 4SolarPartial
Total
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2023Oct 28LunarPenumbral
Partial
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
Partial
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
Annular
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Total
2026Feb 17SolarPartial
Annular
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
Annular
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jul 6LunarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 5SolarPartial
Partial
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Total
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