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Lunar eclipse


A lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes directly behind the Earth into its umbra (shadow). This can occur only when the sun, Earth and moon are aligned  ...

Lunar Eclipses: What Is a Total Lunar Eclipse & When Is the Next ...


Mar 28, 2016 ... Lunar eclipses occur when Earth's shadow blocks the sun. There are three types; the most dramatic is a total lunar eclipse. Find out when is the ...

March 23, 2016 — Penumbral Lunar Eclipse – Where and when to see


Mar 23, 2016 ... Penumbral Lunar Eclipse on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 – What time and where it can be seen.

Total Lunar Eclipse - Blood Moon - Timeanddate.com


A Total Lunar Eclipse is also called Blood Moon as the Moon may look red. It happens when the Earth comes between the Sun and the Full Moon and blocks the ...

Solar and Lunar Eclipses in 2016 - Sky & Telescope


Jan 22, 2016 ... We get four eclipses in 2016, including a total solar eclipse on March 9th (seen from Indonesia) and an annular solar eclipse on September 1st ...

Lunar Eclipses


Lunar Eclipses. As we have noted in the preceding section, the Earth casts a shadow that the Moon can pass through. When this happens we say that a lunar  ...

A subtle lunar eclipse on March 23 | Tonight | EarthSky


Mar 22, 2016 ... From all timezones in contiguous North America, this penumbral lunar eclipse happens shortly before dawn on March 23. Charts and info for ...

'Supermoon' coincides with lunar eclipse - BBC News - BBC.com


People around the world have observed a rare celestial event, as a lunar eclipse coincided with a so-called "supermoon". A supermoon occurs when the Moon ...

Lunar Eclipse vs Solar Eclipse - Moon


What is the difference between a lunar eclipse and a solar eclipse? Find out here .

EclipseWise - Lunar Eclipses


Feb 18, 2016 ... This the main EclipseWise Lunar Eclipse page. It contains links to maps and tables for 5000 years of lunar eclipses and includes information on ...

There is a partial lunar eclipse on August 7, 2017 starting at 18:10 UTC. It should be visible in Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia.
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NASA - Lunar Eclipse Page - NASA Eclipse Web Site


Feb 14, 2016 ... This is NASA's official lunar eclipse page. It contains maps and tables for 5000 years of lunar eclipses and includes information on eclipse ...

Lunar Eclipses for Beginners - MrEclipse.com


Sep 22, 2014 ... This page is a basic introduction and explanation of how lunar eclipses take place. It includes a preview to upcoming eclipses of the Moon.

September 27 / September 28, 2015 — Total Lunar Eclipse – Where ...


Sep 27, 2015 ... In the US, Canada, and Central and South America, this rare Total Lunar Eclipse of a Supermoon will begin on the evening of September 27, ...