Home   Sun & Moon   Eclipses   Stanley, Falkland Islands
Flag for Falkland Islands

Eclipses in Stanley, Falkland Islands

May 26, 2021 at 8:18 am
Max View in Stanley
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Stanley
Begins: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 5:47 am
Maximum: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 8:18 am 1.009 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, May 26, 2021 at 8:43 am
Duration: 2 hours, 56 minutes
Location

May 26, 2021 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Stanley

Live Eclipse Animation will start at:
Live Eclipse Animation has ended.
You are using an outdated browser, to view the animation please update or switch to a modern browser. Alternatively you can view the old animation by clicking here.

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

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
5:47 am Wed, May 26
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 267°
23.4°
6:44 am Wed, May 26
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West-southwest 257°
15.0°
8:11 am Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 241°
3.4°
8:18 am Wed, May 26
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Map direction West-southwest 239°
2.5°
8:25 am Wed, May 26
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-southwest.
Additionally, the eclipsed moon combined with dimming near horizon might make the Moon very hard or impossible to see.
Map direction West-southwest 238°
1.7°
8:43 am Wed, May 26SettingMoonset SettingMap direction Southwest 235°
-0.2°
9:52 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Southwest 221°
-8.3°
10:49 am Wed, May 26Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction South-southwest 209°
-13.1°

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


Eclipses and Transits Visible in Stanley

Eclipse Visibility From StanleyVisibility Worldwide
May 26, 2021 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse South/East Asia, Australia, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 19, 2021 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North/West Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Dec 4, 2021 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse South in Australia, South in Africa, South in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Apr 30, 2022 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse South/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Antarctica
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

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

All eclipses 1900-2199