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
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.
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 ...
Each calendar year has at least four eclipses - two solar and two lunar. ... View
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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
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 eclipses and lunar
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 ...
Apr 3, 2015 ... "Actually, there will be only a partial (nearly total) lunar eclipse during Saturday
morning," Renz writes. "The Earth's umbra will only cover 99.5% ...
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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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 ...