Super-Sized TOTAL Lunar Eclipse Coming Soon – December 10, 2011

“On Dec 10th, sky watchers in the western United States will witness a total lunar eclipse swollen to super-sized proportions by the Moon illusion.

The action begins around 4:45 am Pacific Standard Time when the red shadow of Earth first falls across the lunar disk.  By 6:05 am Pacific Time, the Moon will be fully engulfed in red light. This event—the last total lunar eclipse until 2014—is visible from the Pacific side of North America, across the entire Pacific Ocean to Asia and Eastern Europe:  global visibility map continue reading at science.nasa.gov

Source and author: ScienceAtNASA *  (youtube)

One response to “Super-Sized TOTAL Lunar Eclipse Coming Soon – December 10, 2011

  1. What a pity, this morning I slept till 7:20 am… MISSED IT!!!😦

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