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Eclipses in Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada

May 15, 2022 at 9:11 pm
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Dawson Creek
Begins: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 9:01 pm
Maximum: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 9:11 pm 1.413 Magnitude
Ends: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 11:50 pm
Duration: 2 hours, 49 minutes
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May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Dawson Creek

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Dawson Creek. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (MST) for Dawson Creek.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
6:32 pm Sun, May 15Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East 97°
-19.0°
7:27 pm Sun, May 15Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 107°
-11.8°
8:29 pm Sun, May 15Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse begins Below horizonMap direction East-southeast 119°
-4.5°
9:01 pm Sun, May 15RisingMoonrise Rising, but the combination of a very low moon and the total eclipse phase will make the moon so dim that it will be extremely difficult to view until moon gets higher in the sky or the total phase ends.Map direction Southeast 126°
-0.2°
9:11 pm Sun, May 15
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction Southeast 128°
0.6°
9:53 pm Sun, May 15
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to Southeast.
Map direction Southeast 136°
4.4°
10:55 pm Sun, May 15
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to South-southeast.
Map direction South-southeast 150°
9.1°
11:50 pm Sun, May 15
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction South-southeast 162°
11.9°

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 is fully visible in Dawson Creek. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Dawson Creek

Eclipse Visibility From Dawson CreekVisibility Worldwide
May 15, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 8, 2022 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North America, Much of South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Oct 14, 2023 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse West in Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Mar 24–25, 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
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

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