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Longest Lunar Eclipse Since 2000 Starts Tomorrow

  The longest total lunar eclipse since July 2000 will occur tomorrow, but astronomy fans across most of the Northern Hemisphere won’t be able to catch the rare celestial spectacle. Total lunar eclipses occur when the Earth passes directly between the sun and the moon, casting a deep shadow through which the moon then travels [...] Longest Lunar Eclipse Since 2000 Starts Tomorrow is a post
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A total lunar eclipse is happening tonight, and here's how you can watch

Technology / Gadgets : Engadget (5 months ago)

You may have a good excuse to stay up late tonight. A rare total lunar eclipse, where the Earth casts a shadow over the entire Moon, is due to start at 12:53AM Eastern. Our celestial neighbor should be completely enshrouded by 3:06A... Read Post

Lunar Eclipse Tonight Will Cast Rare Shadow on Winter Solstice

Academics / General Science : Wired Science (4 years ago)

A total lunar eclipse will be visible across North America tonight, just in time for the longest night of the year. This will be the first time a lunar eclipse has fallen on the winter solstice since 1638. The Earth’s shadow will be... Read Post

Lunar eclipse, first of the year, to last 100 minutes [PHOTOS]

News : BlogPost (3 years ago)

This year’s first total lunar eclipse, when all or part of the sun’s light is blocked from the moon, will take place Wednesday, but astronomy fans across most of the Northern Hemisphere won’t be able to catch the rare celestial spec... Read Post


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