eclipse of the Moon


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eclipse of the Moon


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This occurs when the Earth is in a direct line between the Sun and Moon. The Moon is then in the Earth’s shadow and cannot receive any direct sunlight. It becomes dim and appears coppery-red in color. There are never more than three eclipses of the Moon in a year.
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"Very good; then here we have it--'4 June, total eclipse of the moon commences at 8.15 Greenwich time, visible in Teneriffe--/South Africa/, &c.' There's a sign for you.
Kuwait, July 17 (BNA): Kuwait is following up the stages of a partial eclipse of the moon, which started at 11:02 pm (local time), astronomer Adel Al-Sa'doun said.
According to the Oman Astronomical Society (OMS), the eclipse of the moon started at 10:43 PM and it continued for two hours and 58 minutes.
Riyadh, July 16, 2019, SPA -- People living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) are set to witness a partial eclipse of the moon, in all regions of the Kingdom, starting at 11:02 pm, reaching its peak at 12:31 am and ending at 02:00 am.
KUWAIT, July 16 (KUNA) -- Kuwait is following up the stages of a partial eclipse of the Moon, which started at 11:02 p.m.
The phenomenon, caused by a total eclipse of the moon, was at its most striking between 5.12 and 5.43am.
Central and eastern Africa and Asia -- including the Middle East region -- will see a partial eclipse of the moon. In Qatar, the penumbral phase will be visible, Dr Marzouk notes.
The eclipse of the moon will not be visible from North America or most of the Pacific.
A total eclipse of the Moon will occur on Friday 27 July 2018.
KARACHI -- A complete eclipse of the moon, that will be the longest of the 21st century and will be visible from all the five continents, including PakisAtan, will occur on the night between Friday and Saturday July 27 and July 28.
The total eclipse of the moon will last one hour and 43 minutes, the statement continued.
The partial eclipse of the moon would start at 11:54 pm Indian Standard Time on July 27 and the total eclipse would begin at 1 am on July 28, Duari said.