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Eclipse visible in Kailua-Kona – May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.

The total phase of this lunar eclipse is not visible in Kailua-Kona, but it can be observed there as a partial lunar eclipse.

The Earth's shadow covers a large portion of the Moon, so this is still a nice sight.

More about the May 16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Kailua-Kona on Sunday, May 15, 2022

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in Kailua-KonaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 3:34 PM98°East43.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 4:32 PM101°East30.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 5:31 PM105°East-southeast17.7° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 15 at 6:12 PM108°East-southeast8.9° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 15 at 6:51 PM111°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 15 at 6:53 PM111°East-southeast0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthTotal moon eclipse ends.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximal Eclipse visible in Kailua-KonaMay 15 at 6:53 PM111°East-southeast0.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in Kailua-Kona would be around this time.
Since the Moon is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to East-southeast for the best view of the eclipse.
Partial Eclipse endsMay 15 at 7:52 PM117°East-southeast12.0° Eclipse as seen from earthPartial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 15 at 8:50 PM124°Southeast23.4° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Earth's penumbra ends.

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

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

Times are local for Kailua-Kona (HAST - Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

Other eclipses visible in Kailua-Kona

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in Kailua-KonaLooks like in Kailua-KonaPath of the eclipse
Aug 7, 2017LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 21, 2017SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 31, 2018LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 20, 2019LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Jul 4, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 29 / Nov 30, 2020LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 25 / May 26, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 18 / Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 15, 2022LunarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 7 / Nov 8, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
May 5, 2023LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 24, 2024LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 8, 2024SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 17, 2024LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 2, 2024SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 13, 2025LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 7, 2025LunarTotalPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 2 / Mar 3, 2026LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 27, 2026LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 16, 2027LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth

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