Lunar eclipse 2019: from Australia to UK, stargazers get pleasure from brilliant facet of the moon | Science


Stargazers around the globe have loved a view of a worldwide lunar eclipse, delighting individuals from Dehli to Dublin.

The partial eclipse was seen in practically each a part of the world apart from North America and the polar climes of Greenland and northern Russia.

In Australia and Asia, the eclipse was seen within the early hours of Wednesday morning and, in Europe, it was seen on Tuesday night because the solar went down.

In Sydney an area cameraman captured the eclipse because it hung above Sydney Harbour at daybreak.

7NEWS Sydney

Sydney Harbour: This morning’s lunar eclipse. Filmed by 7NEWS cameraman Todd MacDonald. #LunarEclipse #7NEWS

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In Delhi, the eclipse started simply after midnight.


Partial #LunarEclipse, as seen within the skies of Delhi. The partial eclipse which started at 1.31 AM, is the final lunar eclipse of 2019.

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And throughout Europe and the UK, the beautiful sight appeared in the summertime sky.

Jim Zarroli

An sudden deal with throughout our trip in France: A partial lunar eclipse.

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Holly Inexperienced

The #LunarEclipse eclipse is going on proper now and peaking in about 20 minutes!

Roy Venkatesh has set a reasonably spectacular normal for superior lunar eclipse photographs…

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Lunar eclipses happen when the Earth passes between the solar and the moon, which casts a shadow throughout the moon, making components of it seem to vanish.

Within the UK, the Earth’s outer shadow or penumbra, crossed the moon at 19.45 BST on Tuesday, the mid-eclipse occurred at 22.32 BST, and the eclipse completed at 01.15 BST on Wednesday.


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