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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 light looks red for the same reason that the sunset looks red, due to rayleigh scattering of th...

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

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Jul 9, 2004 ... On most evenings, the Moon will appear as a bright yellow or white color in the night sky. ... There are few situations that can cause a red Moon.

Here's Why the Full Moon Is Sometimes Red

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Oct 7, 2014 ... The next "blood moon" lunar eclipse happens early Wednesday morning. ... This causes moon to appear a dull red color due to sunlight ...

'Blood Moons' Explained: What Causes a Lunar Eclipse Tetrad ...

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Sep 18, 2015 ... 'Blood Moons' Explained: What Causes a Lunar Eclipse Tetrad? ... Earth's shadow is red at the edges for the same reason a sunset is red: ...

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

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Aug 2, 2016 ... What causes this? " ... In other words, the Sun or Moon tends to look orange or red when it is rising or setting because that's the time when the ...

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

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Sep 25, 2015 ... Bottom line: A moon may look red during a total lunar eclipse because .... Again, another terrific explanation-thanks Miss D. You & that ol Fred ...

Why Does the Moon Turn Red During a Lunar Eclipse?

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The next piece in the puzzle of why the sky looks blue and a totally eclipsed Moon turns red is the Earth's atmosphere. The atmosphere is about 300 miles ( 480 ...

What causes a red moon? | Reference.com

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A red moon occurs when the Earth eclipses the moon from sunlight. The moon looks red due to dispersed light from Earth's sunrises and sunsets that is refracted ...

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

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Jun 3, 2011 ... So what is the name of this giant orange red effect and what causes it? ... The illusion that the moon looks bigger near the horizon is called the ...

Orange Moon

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This effect is caused by the atmosphere of the earth. ... Look first at the white moon directly overhead. ... At times the moon might look red, orange or even blue .