Brace Yourself For The First Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse In 150 years

9 The term supermoon is used to explain the single closest full moon

The term supermoon is used to explain the single closest full moon in a 14-month cycle. NASA also uses this term to explain a full moon which happens within 90 percent of the moon’s closest approach to Earth.

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10 The distance between earth and moon fluctuates

It is also a fact that distance between earth and moon fluctuates between 225,600 miles and 252,100 miles, on average.

distance between earth and moon

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11 People living in the West Coast will be in best position

It is said that the people living in the West Coast and in the middle of the US will be in a best of position to watch the lunar eclipse which will appear early in the morning. As per reports, the sky watchers in Australia and Asia will also have the opportunity to see the lunar eclipse. But, people living in the east coast will not have most of the impressive view.

People living in the West Coast

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12 The lunar eclipse is expected to last for about 1 hour and 16 minutes

The lunar eclipse is expected to last for about 1 hour and 16 minutes. The lunar eclipse is expected to start on the West Coast at about 4:51 AM and will last until about 6:07 AM on January 31.

The lunar eclipse

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13 The next lunar eclipse will appear on July 27, 2018 in many continents

The next lunar eclipse will appear on July 27, 2018 in many continents including South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. America will again see this event on January 21, 2019.

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