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Lunar eclipse - Wikipedia

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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 for Beginners - MrEclipse.com

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Sep 22, 2014 ... An eclipse of the Moon (or lunar eclipse) can only occur at Full Moon, and only if the Moon passes through some portion of Earth's shadow.

Lunar Eclipses and Solar Eclipses :: NASA Space Place

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Sep 9, 2015 ... An eclipse happens when a planet or a moon gets in the way of the sun's light. Here on Earth, we can experience two kinds of eclipses: solar ...

What is a penumbral eclipse of the moon? | Space | EarthSky

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Oct 17, 2013 ... At such times, Earth's shadow falls on the moon, creating a lunar eclipse. When this happens – and it happens two to four times every year ...

Lecture 9: Eclipses of the Sun & Moon

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Moon passes through the Earth's shadow; Total, Partial, & Penumbral lunar ... in the Earth's umbra during a total lunar eclipse, these eclipses can be seen from ...

Lunar Eclipse vs Solar Eclipse - Moon

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A lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth passes between the Moon and the Sun, and the Earth's shadow obscures the moon or a portion of it. A solar eclipse ...

Flat Earth Wiki | The Lunar Eclipse

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A Solar Eclipse occurs when the moon passes in front of the sun. A Lunar Eclipse occurs about twice a year when a satellite of the sun passes between the sun ...

Lunar Eclipse Facts AND Information - HiWAAY Information Services

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A lunar eclipse happens when the Moon passes through the Earth's shadow. Earth always has a shadow, which is created by the Sun. On those rare occasions ...

The Science: Mechanics of Lunar Eclipses - Moon Blink

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A lunar eclipse happens at a Full Moon, when the Moon's tilted orbit brings it into the Earth's shadow, which can then be seen cast onto the Moon. While not as ...

Lunar Eclipse - HyperPhysics

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Lunar Eclipse. A lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth's shadow falls on the Moon, and a solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's shadow falls on the Earth. A look ...

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Total Lunar Eclipse - Blood Moon - Timeanddate.com

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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 ...

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

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Sep 14, 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 ...

Lunar and Solar Eclipses | StarDate Online

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This illustration shows the Moon passing through Earth's shadow during a typical lunar eclipse. The Moon is slightly tinted when it passes through the light outer ...