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
larger A lunar eclipse happens when the Earth, sun and moon align in space, ...
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 happens when the Moon passes through the Earth's shadow.
Earth always has a shadow, which is created by the Sun. On those rare
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 ...
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 ...
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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. 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 ...