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A partial solar eclipse will be visible in southern South Africa, Antarctica, Tasmania, and most of New Zealand. Image: Starry Night Software This Friday (Nov. 25), a rather large partial eclipse of the sun will be on view — but only for a relatively small audience. This will be the fourth time that a new [...]
Look, up in the sky! Is it a moldy orange? A giant celestial penny? A dragon eating the Moon? In fact, it's a total lunar eclipse, and coming soon to a sky near you…. December 10, 2011 marks your last chance to see a total lunar eclipse—one of the most breathtaking celestial events that you [...]
Solar eclipse is a natural phenomenon, as it takes place when moon comes between sun and earth in a straight line. During the eclipse the moon passes over the surface of the earth. As we are at earth and we will be able to see that moon is going to block the light of sun [...]
Home Calcutta News.NetTuesday 14th June, 2011 (ANI) Tweet The darkest lunar eclipse to be seen in India this century will occur on the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday.The eclipse, which will be visible across the country, will occur between 10:53 p.m. on June 15 and 4:32 a.m. on June 16."India is one of the [...]
No enthusiastic sky watcher ever misses a total eclipse of the moon. The spectacle is often more beautiful and interesting than one would think. To prepare for the rare event on Dec. 20-21, here are some tips to keep in mind. During the time that the moon is entering into, and later emerging from, the [...]