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Flag for U.S.A. May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Austin, Texas, U.S.A.

Max view in Austin
Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 11:11 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Austin: 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

Location

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

Animation: How the Total Lunar Eclipse Will Look

This total lunar eclipse is fully visible in Austin. 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 Austin on Sunday, May 15, 2022

EventTime in AustinDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 8:32 PM115°East-southeast4.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 9:27 PM123°East-southeast14.3°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Total Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 10:29 PM134°Southeast24.2°
Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Maximum EclipseMay 15 at 11:11 PM143°Southeast30.0°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Total Eclipse endsMay 15 at 11:53 PM153°South-southeast34.6°
Total moon eclipse ends.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 16 at 12:55 AM169°South38.6°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 16 at 1:50 AM186°South38.9°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Austin (CDT – Central Daylight Time).

Eclipses visible in Austin

Eclipse Visibility from AustinVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4 / Jul 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
Total
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
Annular
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Sep 17LunarPartial
Partial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
Partial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11 / Jan 12LunarPartial
Partial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
Annular
2029Jan 14SolarPartial
Partial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
Total
2029Dec 20LunarPartial
Total
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