The world’s largest lunar eclipse; Moon hiding for one hour 43 minutes, blood moon showing few seconds
Next lunar eclipse will take place on 20-21 January 2019, its period will be 62 minutes
People from all over the world, including India, saw the largest lunar eclipse on Friday night. Late night at 11:54, the moon was hidden in the shadow of Earth. The Moon took the largest eclipse of 104 years At 3:49 p.m. on Saturday, when the earth slipped between the sun and the moon, the eclipse was also removed from the moon. There was a complete lunar eclipse for one hour and 43 minutes. Chand Lal, also known as Blood Moon, for some time after 2 o’clock. During this lunar eclipse, the distance between the moon and the earth was the highest distance. The occurrence of the distance between the two is called apoji. In this situation, the maximum distance of the Moon from the Earth is 4.06 lakh km.
According to astronomers, the time of eclipse due to the distance between the Earth and the Moon was the highest 3 hours 54 minutes and 33 seconds after 1914. On January 31 this year, there was also a full moon ascension. Then its duration was 1 hour 40 minutes. April 4, 2015 was the smallest lunar eclipse in the century. Its eclipse period was just 4 minutes 48 seconds. Now the next full moon ascension will occur on 31 December 2028. There will be two suns and one lunar eclipse in 2019.
Why is the lunar eclipse
When the earth comes between the sun and the moon in such a way that the moon is completely or partially covered by the shadow of the earth. In such a situation, the earth does not allow the sun’s rays to reach the moon, which causes the lunar eclipse in that part of the earth.
The complete lunar eclipse seen in these areas of the world
Europe, most of Asia, countries, Australia, South Africa and neighboring countries, North America, Pacific region, Atlantic, Indian Ocean and Antarctica.
Another astronomical phenomenon after four days
On July 31, Mars will come closer to Earth. Then the distance between the two planets is 5.76 million kilometers. During this time red planet will look bigger. Both the planets came so close to 2003, 15 years ago. Then the distance between them was 5.57 million kilometers. After this, this view will be visible on October 6, 2020. Then the distance between these planets is 6.176 million kilometers.