Special telescopes in city to watch lunar eclipse

A partial lunar eclipse occurs when the earth moves between the sun and moon but the three celestial bodies do not form a perfectly straight line in space

Latvia to see partial lunar eclipse next week

Only partial phase of the eclipse can be seen from all parts of India.

The shadow of the earth cast by the sunlight will have one darker shadow or umbra and a lighter shadow or penumbra.

The duration of the total eclipse will be five hours and one minute, while the duration of partial phase of lunar eclipse will be one hour and fifty five minutes. Only part of the Moon's visible surface moves into the Earth's shadow. It will, however, be a total lunar eclipse.

British model kidnapped in Milan 'to be sold in online auction'
The interior "dungeon" of the farmhouse where the model was kept for six days before she was taken back to Milan to be released. Officials have released a mugshot of the suspect, named as 30-year-old Lukasz Pawel Herba.

Residents of Asian countries including Pakistan, Europe, Antarctica, Africa, and Australia will be able to see the eclipse.

M) - Much of the Eastern Hemisphere will be treated to a partial eclipse of the moon Monday (Aug. 7) - a prelude to the grand spectacle that awaits North Americans exactly two weeks later.

The state weather bureau said lunar eclipses are safe to watch and observers don't need to use protective filters for the eyes.

Jose Mourinho Sends Transfer Message to Ed Woodward
We take no responsibility for scuppered bets or hurt feelings if this lot go out and sign Lionel Messi on transfer deadline day. Manchester United have announced the signing of Serbian midfielder Nemanja Matic for a fee of 40 million pounds. "He needs time.

It said the next eclipse of the Moon will occur on January 31 next year. The level of darkened is often described in terms of the DANJON SCALE.

The August 7 lunar eclipse is associated with the upcoming major August 21 solar eclipse. The partial eclipse ends at 00:48.09am while the penumbral eclipse ends at 2:20.56am on August 8.

Venezuela's military: Key things to know
The soldiers declared they were rebelling and that anyone refusing to join them would be declared a military target. Officials described the men in military fatigues and armed with assault rifles as "terrorists".

Latest News