Total Lunar Eclipse of October 2014: Gerard Lazarus
Skywatcher Gerard Lazarus of Newcastle, Australia, captured this view of the total lunar eclipse of Oct. 8, 2014 as the moon was heading toward totality as it passed through Earth's shadow. Read the Full Story.
Total Lunar Eclipse of Oct. 8, 2014 Begins
This passes into Earth's dark shadow in a total lunar eclipse on Oct. 8, 2014 in this view from Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, California. The Earth's umbra (dark shadow) appears to take a bite out of the moon in this view the eclipse's beginning. Read the Full Story.
Oct. 8 Lunar Eclipse Visibility
A look at the visibility region of the Oct. 8 total lunar eclipse. Read the Full Story.
Moon Near Total Eclipse on Oct. 8, 2014
The moon nears the peak of a total lunar eclipse on Oct. 8, 2014 in this view from Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, California. Read the Full Story.
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