Lunar Eclipse Supermoon Graces September Night Skies

Lunar Eclipse Supermoon Graces September Night Skies

The Supermoon, in an unusual combination of its perigee with a full moon, will cause a lunar eclipse which will be gracing our September night skies on the 27th, with the biggest and brightest moon we have seen in more than three decades. This year the night enchantress will appear to night gazers as up to […]

Lunar Eclipse: Caught in the Shadows

Lunar Eclipse: Caught in the Shadows

This weekend we will experience another solar phenomenon as the first lunar eclipse of this year occurs. A lunar eclipse takes place when the Earth, sun and moon are all in alignment and the Earth blocks the sun’s light to the moon. Interestingly enough, the eclipse can only happen when there is a full moon. […]

Lunar Eclipse Will Feature Rare Quality

Lunar Eclipse Will Feature Rare Quality

There is a lunar eclipse coming this Wednesday, and it will feature a rare quality. The coming lunar eclipse, already an amazing sight as the Earth will pass between the setting full moon and the rising sun, will give viewers something they may not have ever seen: a horizontal eclipse or selenelion. The optimum place to see […]