Total Lunar Eclipse – Telescopes and Star Talks
When: May 15, 2022 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Celebrate the total lunar eclipse at the University of Arizona!
A total lunar eclipse will be visible from Tucson on May 15. Join us from 6-10 p.m. to enjoy free telescope viewing opportunities, special moon-centric planetarium shows for $5/person, a free public lecture entitled "Touching the Moon" by Steve Kortenkamp, and a chance to see Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" laser light show at 9:30 p.m. for $5/person.
Show tickets for this special event will only be available in-person, on the day of the event and seating is limited.
- 6:15 p.m. – Tucson Sky Planetarium Show
- 7 p.m. – "Touching the Moon," Steven Kortenkamp Ph.D
- 7:05 p.m. – Moonrise
- 7:27 p.m. – Partial Eclipse
- 8 p.m. – Tucson Sky Planetarium Show
- 8:29 p.m. – Total Eclipse Begins
- 9:10 p.m. – Eclipse Peak
- 9:30 p.m. – Pink Floyd "Dark Side of the Moon" | Laser Light Show
- 9:53 p.m. – Total lunar eclipse ends
Audience size: Very Large (501+)
Campus: Main Campus
1601 E University BlvdTucson , AZ
See map: Google Maps
Contact info & links
Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact: Flandrau