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May 15, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lima, Lima, Peru

May 15, 2022 at 11:11 pm
Max View in Lima, Lima
Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse in Lima, Lima
Began: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 8:32 pm
Maximum: Sun, May 15, 2022 at 11:11 pm 1.413 Magnitude
Ended: Mon, May 16, 2022 at 1:50 am
Duration: 5 hours, 19 minutes

All times shown on this page are local time.


May 15–16, 2022 — Total Lunar Eclipse — Lima

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

8:32 pm Sun, May 15
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction East-southeast 104°
9:27 pm Sun, May 15
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction East-southeast 105°
10:29 pm Sun, May 15
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.Map direction East-southeast 110°
11:11 pm Sun, May 15
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.Map direction East-southeast 121°
11:53 pm Sun, May 15
Total Eclipse ends Total moon eclipse ends.Map direction South-southeast 159°
12:55 am Mon, May 16
Partial Eclipse ends Partial moon eclipse ends.Map direction Southwest 234°
1:50 am Mon, May 16
Penumbral Eclipse ends The Earth's penumbra ends.Map direction West-southwest 248°

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 Lima. The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the Moon turns red.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Lima

Eclipse Visibility From LimaVisibility Worldwide
Mar 24–25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Sep 17, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Oct 2, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseAnnular Solar Eclipse
Mar 13–14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 3, 2026 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Lima, or the path map image for global details.

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