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Lunar eclipse

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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 - Mr. Eclipse

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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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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 ...

How many solar and lunar eclipses in one calendar year? - EarthSky

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Each calendar year has at least four eclipses - two solar and two lunar. ... View larger A lunar eclipse happens when the Earth, sun and moon align in space, ...

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 ...

Lunar Eclipses and Solar Eclipses :: NASA Space Place

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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  ...

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 ...

Saturday's Lunar Eclipse: Not Total? - Sky & Telescope

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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 - 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 ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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

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Oct 17, 2013 ... In a lunar eclipse, Earth's shadow falls on the moon. ... dark central shadow of Earth – the umbra – a partial or total lunar eclipse takes place.

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 ...