There would be a total lunar eclipse on January 31, 2018. The moon will appear larger, redder and brighter when a total The lunar eclipse occurs during a blue moon and a super moon.
Many have already started calling it an "super blue blood moon" eclipse. It would be a collision of multiple lunar events. There would be a total lunar eclipse that will occur when the earth passes between the sun and the moon that prevents sunlight from reaching the moon. The lunar eclipse will occur at the same time as a blue moon. The last time something like that happened was 35 years ago. The exact date was December 30, 1982.
What will you see during the total lunar eclipse
The full moon will appear orange or read. According to NASA, this happens because indirect sunlight reaches the moon during the total lunar eclipse. The moon may also look blood red or dark brown.
When can you see the total lunar eclipse
Those in the middle of the USA are expected to see it? UU get the best view In Asia and Australia also the view would be very good. Those who live on the east coast would get the least impressive view.
Total time of the lunar eclipse
The lunar eclipse is expected to last approximately one hour. In India it would start at 6.21 pm on January 31, 2018. It would be visible until 7.37 pm Indian standard time.
When is the next total lunar eclipse
The next total lunar eclipse would take place on July 27, 2018. The eclipse would take place in Asia, Africa, Australia, South America and Europe.
History first published: Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 9:54 [IST]
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