30 December 2009

2009 ends with a full blue moon and partial lunar eclipse

full long night moon from 04 december 2006
courtesy la scala observatory
lafayette, california
jim and nancy scala

The New Year's Eve blue moon will be visible in the United States, Canada, Europe, South America and Africa.

The Eastern Hemisphere will see a partial lunar eclipse on New Year's Eve when part of the moon enters the Earth's shadow. The eclipse will not be visible in the Americas. ~ read more
etc once in a blue moon
the full long night moon is at 1:13 p.m. cst thursday 31 december 2009.
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