Several Lunar Eclipse Festivities Cancelled In US Due To Bitter Cold
Monday, January 21, 2019, 9:18 PM
Many lunar eclipse festivities were canceled due to a flash-freeze across the central and northeastern U.S. states, with icy roadways rather than cloudy skies blamed by astronomers for spoiling the party.Star gazers from Los Angeles to New York had planned to gather at parks and observatories to keep their eyes on sky for total-eclipse, known as a super-blood-wolf-moon, expected to appear at 11:41p.m.
Century's Longest Lunar Eclipse To Take Place On July 27-28
Saturday, July 14, 2018, 3:01 PM
A total lunar eclipse will occur on July 27-28 with a totality duration of 1 hour 43 minutes, the longest in this century. The partial eclipse of the Moon will begin at 11:54 pm (Indian Standard Time) on July 27. The Moon will be gradually covered by the Earth's shadow and the totality phase will begin at 1 am on July 28.