How Often Do Lunar Eclipses Occur?


Lunar eclipses occur very sporadically and have no consistency in when they will happen. Usually, they will happen several times within a certain period and then stop for a certain period and then happen again. There is no pattern to when they will happen. The Earth, Sun, and Moon all have to be lined up in a certain way and other conditions must be present, so it's very difficult for all these requirements to be met. You can find more information here: http://www. souledout. org/nightsky/eclipsefrequency/eclipsefrequency. html
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A lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes directly behind the Earth, preventing the Sun's rays from reaching it. Lunar eclipses only occur at full moon and when the Moon is in the Earth's plane of orbit.
Lunar eclipses usually occur a few times a year. More >>
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