WHAT?? A total lunar eclipse. Moon will appear bright red and orange Last total eclipse until 2014.
WHEN?? Saturday. Was visible to us around 11:45am Only during a full moon.
WHERE??•All over the world.•Best view was from Japan andEast Asia.
WHY??•Why does this happen?•Why does it turn red?
WHEN?? Eclipses of the Moon Date Eclipse Type Umbral Eclipse Geographic Region of Eclipse Visibility Magnitude Duration2013 Apr 25 Partial 0.015 00h27m Europe, Africa, Asia, Aus.2013 May 25 Penumbral -0.934 - Americas, Africa2013 Oct 18 Penumbral -0.272 - Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia2014 Apr 15 Total 1.291 03h35m Aus., Pacific, Americas 01h18m2014 Oct 08 Total 1.166 03h20m Asia, Aus., Pacific, Americas 00h59m2015 Apr 04 Total 1.001 03h29m Asia, Aus., Pacific, Americas 00h05m2015 Sep 28 Total 1.276 03h20m e Pacific, Americas, Europe, Africa, w Asia 01h12m
Other Types of Lunar EclipsesPenumbral EclipsePartial Eclipse
Response I think this event is pretty interesting, because a total lunareclipse doesn’t occur that often, and when it does it looksreally cool, and its crazy how it all works, how the earthsatmosphere can separate the colours of the sun and change itsdirection of light.