Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse |Jan. 31, 2018|

Get ready for rare lunar event that has kept the internet abuzz from the beginning of the year.A Super Moon,Blue Moon and a total lunar eclipse can be seen on the evening of January 31.Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse jan,21 2018

What is lunar eclipse?
A lunar eclipse is a spectacular celestial show,during which the bright,pearly-white disc of the full moon turns dark and sometimes takes on the colour of dark copper or even dried blood.

Why is it termed Blood moon?
Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse best viewing from western USA During a total lunar eclipse, though the Moon gets shadowed by the Earth, sunlight passing through the Earth’s atmosphere, break down in its constituent colours and the red part gets scattered by the atmosphere and falls on the Moon's surface, thereby making it take on a reddish copper hue. For this reason since antiquity, a totally eclipsed Moon is called a “Blood Moon”. It has no other special relevance other than the fact that the colour of the Moon looks blackish-red.

At what time can we see the eclipse in India?
In India, the eclipse will start around 05:18 PM.It will be total at 06:21 PM and remain totally eclipsed till 07:37 PM

Is it happening after 150 years?
Many pages on the internet say that is ts happening after 152 years and the last time is happened was in 1866.But this was for the Americas,not for everywhere on the globe.
Is it happening after 150 years? super blue blood moonIn Asia,the last Blue Moon and the total eclipse happened on December 30,1982.So, it is happening after 35 years in India.

When is the next total lunar eclipse?
The next total lunar eclipse will be visible in India on July 27,2018 but it will not be a Blue Moon or a Super Moon.


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