June 25, 2017

AstroEvent of the Week, February 8th-15th, 2009; A Penumbral Eclipse.

Penumbral. Penumbral.

The Great Penumbral of ’02; Before and During. See the Difference? (Photos by Author). 

This weeks’ astro-event of the week isn’t exactly a real barn-burner, but is always interesting to note, none the less; a penumbral eclipse of the Moon. This occurs around 14:38 Universal Time on Monday, the 9th of February as seen from the Pacific Rim hemisphere of the planet. [Read more...]