Half blood thunder moon visible in most locations outside US

The final partial lunar eclipse of the year is happening just weeks after a total solar eclipse in Chile and Argentina.
1:40 | 07/16/19

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Two weeks after a spectacle in South America. Sky watchers are eagerly awaiting another lunar eclipse coming later today and with more on what to expect. I want to bring in page Godfrey I'm she's an astronomer and VP of education. At slew so page on what with what should we be paying attention to today. I actually hanging ten since this parks Eleanor best selling is just two weeks after the total solar eclipse. And we have and the partial lunar eclipse tonight which means that the meanwhile only hurts shadow. We will see the partial eclipse happening in the shadow from are also seen in nice color change of them in serve back. And I it's also the Apollo eleven and landing. Anniversary this week so it's a big week in astronomy. Absolutely and and you you kind of mentioned it but the half blood moon lunar eclipse on why is it called that. Yes it's caught up like noon because when a lunar eclipse occur as the color. The moon's surface changes too low rent or copper he'll. And we're calling it how like noon because it's only a partial eclipse the ethernet going that unsure scrutiny. An avid astronomer I imagine like at daylight today when these things happen on this is like Christmas for you right. Absolutely this is huge for us and coinciding with that. Apollo anniversary it's just a really really big week in space education which is so inspiring for students in new way to learn their stem education. And it's huge for us here at slid tale. So this is exciting and we're gonna have all of that eclipse coverage in partnership with Liz starting at 5 PM. Today's so check that out.

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