How Often Does a Lunar Eclipse Occur?


A lunar eclipse can occur at very different frequencies. For a lunar eclipse to happen, the planets are required to be in line a certain way. Due to the requirements, a lunar eclipse can happen sporadically. Normally, they happen in a group and then stop for awhile and then happen again. You can find more information here: http://www. souledout. org/nightsky/eclipsefrequency/eclipsefrequency. html
Q&A Related to "How Often Does a Lunar Eclipse Occur"
There are, on average, two lunar eclipses and two solar eclipses each year, when the Sun, Moon and Earth all line up more-or-less exactly. If they ALMOST but DON'T QUITE line up,
A lunar eclipse takes place when the sun, moon and earth line up directly, so that the moon is in the earth's shadow. According to the Solar and Lunar Eclipse website, this shadow
A lunar eclipse occurs when the earth interrupts light shining
Every year there are at least two lunar eclipses. Saros cycle is used to predict the occurrence of an eclipse.
1 Additional Answer Answer for: how often does a lunar eclipse occur
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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