Lunar Eclipse

Lunar Eclipse tonight….check your weather, i think ours will suck for any astronomical aspirations.

Taken from the Old Farmer’s Almanac:

FEBRUARY 20-21: total eclipse of the Moon. The entire eclipse can be seen from eastern and central North America. The Moon enters Earth’s umbral shadow on February 20 at 8:43 P.M. EST, and the eclipse becomes total at 10:01 P.M. EST. Totality ends at 10:52 P.M. EST, and the umbral phase ends at 12:09 A.M. EST on February 21. The penumbral phase (only) will occur over western North America, at the time of moonrise; it will be difficult to see changes in the Moon’s appearance.

you want to see something really cool?  scroll down until you see the moving moon.


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