Tag: lunar eclipse

Behind the Labyrinth of Time: the second blue moon rises

Research is one of the fun things about writing. When I was imagining my young adult novel, The Labyrinth of Time, I became intrigued by the idea of “double blue moons.” In recent times, we generally say the second full moon in a calendar month is a blue moon. A few times each century, you …

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Lunar eclipse early Saturday morning

Reprinted from Space Weather News for April 3: LUNAR ECLIPSE:  Sky watchers on the Pacific side of Earth can see a brief but beautiful lunar eclipse on Saturday morning, April 4.  The Moon will turn red, and possibly turquoise, too, as the lunar disk passes through the shadow of our planet. Totality lasts for less …

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Total lunar eclipse Oct. 8

Following is reprinted from http://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/lunar/2014-october-8 Lunar eclipses look approximately the same all over the world and happen at the same time. The times displayed might be a minute or two off actual times. Advertising Event UTC Time Time in St. Louis* Visible in St. Louis Penumbral Eclipse begins Oct 8 at 8:17 AM Oct 8 at …

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Total lunar eclipse Tuesday!

Reprinted from Space Weather News  http://spaceweather.com TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE: On Tuesday morning, April 15, the full Moon will pass through the shadow of Earth, producing a colorful lunar eclipse.  Although the mainstream media is calling this a “blood moon,” the color is more likely to be bright orange.  At the moment, Earth’s stratosphere is not …

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