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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 causes the resulting coppery-red hue of the moon to vary from one eclipse to the next. Volcano...

Why Does the Moon Turn Red During a Lunar Eclipse?

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On January 31, 2018, the Moon will turn a shade of red in many parts of the World as the Earth moves between the Sun and the Moon, casting its shadow on the ...

A Red Moon - NOT a Sign of the Apocalypse! - Universe Today

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On most evenings, the Moon will appear as a bright yellow or white color in the night sky. But on occasion, the Moon can turn a beautiful and dramatic red,

Why Does the Moon Turn Red During a Total Lunar Eclipse?

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Sep 27, 2015 ... Tonight, an oversized ruby-colored sphere will rise in the sky as a total lunar eclipse turns the normally pallid moon scarlet.

Why are the Moon and Sun sometimes orange or red? (Beginner ...

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Jul 18, 2015 ... Or red? What causes this? " The orange and red tints that the Sun and Moon sometimes take on are caused by the particles in the Earth's ...

Orange Moon

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Have you ever wondered why the moon is more orange or yellow in color when it first rises at night. ... See the red part of the arrow pointing to the white moon?

Why does the Moon turn red during a lunar eclipse? | Astronomy.com

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Jul 1, 2000 ... If you were an astronaut standing on the moon during totality, you would see ... Earth would appear as a dark disk surrounded by a brilliant red ...

Total Lunar Eclipse - Mars Home - Nasa

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Apr 15, 2014 ... BLOOD RED MOON: TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE. Why does the Moon look orange or red like Mars during a total lunar eclipse? Mars has a ...

Why does the moon sometimes appear giant and a orange red color

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Jun 3, 2011 ... But every once in a while, the moon looks absolutely huge and has a orange red color to it. Both the size and color diminish as it moves further ...

Why does the moon turn red during a lunar eclipse? - Washington Post

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Oct 6, 2014 ... Early Wednesday morning, just before the sun rises, the full moon will turn red in a total lunar eclipse. But why red?

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Why a totally eclipsed moon looks red | Science Wire | EarthSky

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Sep 25, 2015 ... If Earth didn't have an atmosphere, then, when the moon was entirely eclipsed within ... And watch for the red moon during a lunar eclipse.

Why the Blood Moon Eclipse Turns Red - Space.com

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Sep 25, 2015 ... The moon turns blood red in this 3:30 a.m. ET view of the total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 as seen by a telescope at the University of ...

Here's Why the Full Moon Is Sometimes Red | TIME

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Oct 7, 2014 ... The next "blood moon" lunar eclipse happens early Wednesday morning. ... Ever wondered why the full moon sometimes appears a dull red?