Tag: Lunar Eclipse

August 2017 Sky

August 2017 Sky

August 2017 Sky 2 Moon near Antares (evening sky) at 9h UT. • Antares (Wikipedia) 2 Venus 2.4° S of M35 cluster (morning sky) at 15h UT. Mag. −4.0. 2 Moon at apogee (farthest from Earth) at 18h UT (distance 405,025 km; angular size 29.5′).

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Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse will be visible March 23 2016 from most parts of Asia, Australia, North America and South America. A penumbral lunar eclipse will occur when the Earth’s shadow or umbra misses the Moon during a lunar eclipse, lunar eclipses can

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September 2015 Sky

August 2017 Sky

September 2015 Sky 1 Moon 1.6° ESE of Uranus (138° from Sun, morning sky) at 16h UT. Occultation visible from New Zealand. Mag. +5.7. • Occultation of Uranus (IOTA) 4 Mercury at greatest elongation, 27° east of Sun (evening sky)

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Total Lunar Eclipse 2015

total lunar eclipse 2015

Total Lunar Eclipse 2015 For those who missed the Total Lunar Eclipse from the Weathernews Inc., a Japanese weather company The moon changes from its normal grayish hue to a deep, blood red, the Total Lunar Eclipse 2015 began at 6:16 a.m. EDT

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