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Flag for U.S.A. May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, U.S.A.

Max view in Kailua-Kona
Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 6:54 PM

Global Type: Total Lunar Eclipse


Kailua-Kona: Partial Lunar Eclipse


Begins: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 3:32 PM

Maximum: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 6:54 PM

Ends: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 8:50 PM


Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes

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May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Kailua-Kona

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Look

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.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

MoonriseMaxEnd of partial
6:52 PM May 156:54 PM May 157:55 PM May 15
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Local times for eclipse in Kailua-Kona on Sunday, May 15, 2022

EventTime in Kailua-KonaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 3:32 PM98°East44.1° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 4:27 PM101°East31.8° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse beginsMay 15 at 5:29 PM105°East-southeast18.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Maximum EclipseMay 15 at 6:11 PM108°East-southeast9.3° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseMay 15 at 6:52 PM111°East-southeast0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Total Eclipse endsMay 15 at 6:53 PM111°East-southeast0.2°
Total 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 6:54 PM111°East-southeast0.4°
The 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 7:55 PM117°East-southeast12.4°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsMay 15 at 8:50 PM124°East-southeast23.2°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Kailua-Kona (HAST – Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time).

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.

Eclipses visible in Kailua-Kona

Eclipse Visibility from Kailua-KonaVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2020Nov 29 / Nov 30LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2021May 25 / May 26LunarTotal
Total
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
Partial
2022May 15LunarPartial
Total
2022Nov 7 / Nov 8LunarTotal
Total
2023May 5LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Mar 24LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
Total
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
Annular
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
Total
2025Sep 7LunarPenumbral
Total
2026Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
2026Aug 27LunarPartial
Partial
2027Aug 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
Partial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
Total
Note: Click on the date link for details in Kailua-Kona, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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