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

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Dec 20, 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 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 ...

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 Earth comes between the Sun and the Full Moon and blocks the ...

Penumbral Lunar Eclipses - Timeanddate.com

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A penumbral lunar eclipse takes place when the Moon moves through the faint, outer part of the Earth's shadow. This type of eclipse is often mistaken for a ...

What Are Solar Eclipses and How Often do They Occur?

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Solar eclipses happen when the Moon moves between Sun and Earth, blocking the Sun's light and casting a shadow on Earth, like the Total Solar Eclipse on ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...