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Eclipses in Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe

May 16, 2022 at 12:11 am
Max View in Pointe-à-Pitre
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in Pointe-à-Pitre
Began: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 9:32 pm
Maximum: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 12:11 am 1.413 Magnitude
Ended: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 2:50 am
Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes

May 15–16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Pointe-à-Pitre

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looked like in Pointe-à-Pitre. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times were local time (AST) for Pointe-à-Pitre.

9:32 pm Sun, May 15
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction Southeast 133°
10:27 pm Sun, May 15
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction South-southeast 146°
11:29 pm Sun, May 15
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction South-southeast 167°
12:11 am Mon, May 16
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction South 183°
12:53 am Mon, May 16
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southwest 199°
1:55 am Mon, May 16
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 217°
2:50 am Mon, May 16
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction Southwest 229°

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 Pointe-à-Pitre. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Pointe-à-Pitre

Eclipse Visibility From Pointe-à-PitreVisibility Worldwide
Nov 8, 2022 Partial 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
Oct 28, 2023 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, 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
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

Note: Click on the date link for details in Pointe-à-Pitre, or the path map image for global details.

All eclipses 1900-2199