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‘Blood moon’ dazzles skygazers in century’s longest eclipse 28 Jul 2018

‘Blood moon’ dazzles skygazers in century’s longest eclipse

The longest “blood moon” eclipse this century dazzled skygazers across the globe Friday, coinciding with Mars’ closest approach in 15 years in a thrilling celestial spectacle. As Earth’s constant companion slowly sailed across the skies, crowds gathered around the world to catch a glimpse of the rare phenomenon. Beside Lake Magadi, 100 kilometres (60 miles) […]

Red planet and ‘blood moon’ pair up to dazzle skygazers 25 Jul 2018

Red planet and ‘blood moon’ pair up to dazzle skygazers

The longest “blood moon” eclipse this century will coincide with Mars’ closest approach in 15 years to offer skygazers a thrilling astronomical double bill on Friday, astronomers say. For about half the world, the moon will be partly or fully in Earth’s shadow from 1714 to 2328 GMT — six hours and 14 minutes in […]