Super Flower Blood Moon of 2022, longest total lunar eclipse in 33 years, wows stargazers

Greg Stevens

The moon turned an eerie blood-red color in a total lunar eclipse overnight Sunday (May 15) that was visible to potentially millions of stargazers across four continents.

The lunar eclipse, celebrated as the Super Flower Blood Moon, was the longest total lunar eclipse in 33 years, according to’s skywatching columnist Joe Rao. It was visible, weather permitting, from a wide swath of the world that spanned the Americas, Antarctica, Europe, Africa and the east Pacific. You can see amazing photos of the Super Flower Blood Moon from skywatchers with clear skies to see it.

Next Post

Romance of the Home and Garden Tour May 21 | Local News

HICKORY — Tickets are now on sale for Hickory Landmarks Society’s 27th once-a-year Romance of the Home and Backyard garden Tour. Five of Hickory’s best residences and gardens are featured on the tour. All will be opened to the general public on Saturday, Might 21 from 9 a.m. until finally […]

Subscribe US Now