Mark your calendars – the next total lunar eclipse is happening May 15-16 2022! From NASA:
On May 16, 2022 (the night of May 15 in the Western Hemisphere), the Moon enters the Earth’s shadow, creating a total lunar eclipse, the first since May of 2021.
Time and Date has tons of info about where the eclipse can be seen, a detailed path map, quick facts and more:
Lunar eclipses can be visible from everywhere on the night side of the Earth, if the sky is clear. From some places the entire eclipse will be visible, while in other areas the Moon will rise or set during the eclipse.
If you’re not in the eclipse path NASA will be live streaming on YouTube:
Join NASA experts to learn about this incredible natural phenomenon, look through telescope views across the world, and hear about plans to return humans to the lunar surface with the Artemis program. Have questions? Ask them in our live chat.
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