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Eclipses in Palmer Station, Antarctica

May 16, 2022 at 1:11 am
Max View in Palmer Station
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Palmer Station
Began: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 10:32 pm
Maximum: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 1:11 am 1.413 Magnitude
Ended: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 3:50 am
Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes
Location

May 15–16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Palmer Station

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Palmer Station. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (CLST) for Palmer Station.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
10:32 pm Sun, May 15
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Northeast 47°
36.6°
11:27 pm Sun, May 15
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction North-northeast 32°
40.5°
12:29 am Mon, May 16
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction North-northeast 13°
43.2°
1:11 am Mon, May 16
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction North
43.8°
1:53 am Mon, May 16
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northwest 346°
43.5°
2:55 am Mon, May 16
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction North-northwest 327°
41.3°
3:50 am Mon, May 16
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Northwest 312°
37.7°

The curvature of the shadow's path and the apparent rotation of the Moon's disk is due to the Earth's rotation.

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Palmer Station

Eclipse Visibility From Palmer StationVisibility Worldwide
May 15–16, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
May 5, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/East Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, Africa, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Sep 17–18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 2, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Palmer Station, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses 1900-2199