Total lunar eclipse, Jupiter-Mars conjunction and more celestial events to watch in May 2022

Total lunar eclipse, Jupiter-Mars conjunction and more celestial events to watch in May 2022

NASA has shared skywatching highlights for the month of May, which include a total lunar eclipse, a couple of great planet-spotting opportunities such as the conjunction between Jupiter and Mars and more events. In mid-May, skywatchers can look forward to a total lunar eclipse in North and South America, as well as Africa and Europe. … Read more

Plan A Moon-Centric Vacation During The May 15 Total Lunar Eclipse

Plan A Moon-Centric Vacation During The May 15 Total Lunar Eclipse

The moon during various phases at the beginning, middle and end of a total lunar eclipse. AFP via Getty Images With the “Blood moon” total lunar eclipse approaching on May 15, you may want to build a celestial vacation around it. About 1 hour and 25 minutes of totality will be visible (weather permitting) from … Read more

A total lunar eclipse: Times across Canada to watch the ‘flower moon’ in mid-May

A total lunar eclipse: Times across Canada to watch the ‘flower moon’ in mid-May

A total lunar eclipse is heading Canada’s way in mid-May. Slated for the night of May 15th, the eclipse should be visible from coast to coast, though, as usual, local weather conditions and time zones will ultimately determine viewing conditions. The celestial lineup, with the moon in Earth’s shadow, will last around three-and-a-half hours, according … Read more