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A partial #LunarEclipse would occur on Nov 19, 2021.

Brief Information.

First Contact - 12:50
Last Contact - 16:17

Max of Lunar Eclipse - 14:33

Duration - 03:26:44
(Longest Duration after 580 Years)
At maximum eclipse, the Earth's Umbral shadow would cover the majority of the Moon, as it is a partial eclipse of magnitude 0.97.

The partial eclipse would be visible from Atlantic Ocean, Pacific, Australia, east of Asia, northern Europe, North America and South America.
The Partial Lunar eclipse will be visible in India, Nepal, Mauritius, and Singapore in the east.
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Lunar Eclipse 2021- The Biggest Lunar Eclipse of the Century: Be Careful!

Lunar Eclipse is an influential event, as it enhances the 'within power'. It is the time to contemplate, meditate, chant mantras, perform holy rituals and other spiritual practices. This time is the
time to connect your physical self with your spiritual entity.

To attain the maximum advantage of the time period of Lunar Eclipse 2021 it is advisable to maintain distance from the materialistic pursuits and major decisions such as change of job, home shifting,
marriage, important purchases and major investment.

Lunar Eclipse in Krittika Nakshatra :
During the time of Krittika Nakshatra, that is, on 19th November 2021, the biggest Lunar Eclipse of the century will appear. Krittika Nakshatra, often known as 'the cutting star',
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If the Moon is visible where you are right now, go look!! It should be a lovely deep red, illuminated not by direct sunlight but by the light of all the sunrises and sunsets of the Earth while in its shadow. #LunarEclipse2021
If you CAN’T see the Moon, I highly recommend browsing the hashtag #LunarEclipse2021 or #LunarEclipse and admiring everyone’s excited cell phone photos, they are delightful 🙂
This is one of my favorite weird optical illusions in astronomy. When it’s fully eclipsed, the Moon suddenly really looks 3D! #LunarEclipse2021 #LunarEclipse
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#Total #LunarEclipse on 26th May 2021.
Time in IST.
Eclipse begins at 15:14
Max at 16:49
Eclipse ends at 16:58
In India, eclipse will only be visible in North East around sunset.
Moon will rise eclipsed in these parts of the country.
Sutak (सूतक) of eclipse will start with sunrise of 26th May and will only be applicable to North East India only.
Remaining India where eclipse is not visible will NOT have Sutak.
Eclipse will happen in Anuradha Nakstara and Scorpio zodiac.

Very minor impact of Eclipse ( slight mood swings) for all the zodiacs (Moon Sign) can be generalized as following 'state of mind' : -

Aries - Happy feels
Taurus - Romantic bliss
Gemini - Sickness fear
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May 2021 Lunar Eclipse: Everything You Need to Know About the First Total #LunarEclipse of the Year…

(📸: Xinhua/Stephen Chung/IANS)
Nearly two full years after the last total lunar eclipse, the sky gazers are all set to witness a total lunar eclipse on Wednesday, May 26. The last total lunar eclipse occurred on January 21, 2019.

#LunarEclipse2021 #LunarEclipse
It is popularly referred to as the blood moon due to the reddish colour of the full moon.

#LunarEclipse2021 #LunarEclipse
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Last #LunarEclipse of 2020 coming up on 30 Nov 2020 (Kartik Poornima) during 13:04 - 17:22 IST with peak at 15:04 hrs. Mercury will also enter Anuradha on this day. Thus, 5 out of Navagrahas of Vedic Jyotish will transit in Nakshatras reflecting Western direction.
Mercury entering Anuradha is not a transit to worry about. It will only start setting things in flow. Problems will arise when Mercury comes within 1° of Ketu first, then Saturn and finally Jupiter.

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THREAD 1 : 5th June 2020 - LUNAR ECLIPSE

Eclipses hold a crucial place in our religion and astrology. We are experiencing a penumbral Lunar eclipse on June 5. You may wonder what is penumbral lunar eclipse.

There are 3 types of lunar eclipse-
full, partial and penumbral. Image
2/ #Penumbraleclipse is observed when earth comes in between sun and moon. A penumbral lunar eclipse happens when the Sun, Earth, and the Moon are imperfectly aligned. The Earth blocks some of the Sun’s light from reaching the Moon with the outer part of its shadow called
3/ the penumbra. In reality, the penumbra is much fainter than the actual core of the Earth’s shadow. Therefore, it is hard to distinguish and so a penumbral eclipse looks almost like a normal Full Moon and it is also called strawberry eclipse. The penumbral eclipse is not
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Wow >>>… I've just checked in PS & the flashes from the 2 different feeds are in *exactly* the same location. Given there was *also* a visual obs I'd bet good money this was indeed a meteoroid impact on the Moon during the #lunareclipse h/t @AwesomeAstroPod
So (assuming the time-stamp on the feed was accurate) anyone who was videoing the eclipse at 04:41UT might want to check their footage for another data point! The flashes in the feeds occurred close to crater Byrgius (west of Mare Humorum). #lunareclipse
Update on the potential #lunareclipse meteoroid impact: here's *another* video (different observing site to the 2 other feeds) showing a flash @ the same spot west of Mare Humorum: Looks increasingly likely to me that this is a real event. cc @chrislintott
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Unprocessed view hot off the scope: 50 minutes into lunar eclipse, still in penumbral phase. Now is a good time to look outside :-)
(I'm in some kind of hell now where I have to adjust the telescope tracking once per minute for the next 5 hours since it is such a tight fit on the sensor)
Hot off the scope: Ten minutes into partial phase. Brightness stretched to more clearly show the circular edge of Earth's core shadow #LunarEclipse
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If you can see the Moon tonight, over the next few hours it’s going to start looking pretty awesome. This #LunarEclipse starts really getting going a few minutes from now and gets to maximum in a little over an hour. Timing info & visibility maps:… A map of eclipse visibility. Basically the entire half of the globe centered around Cuba.
A total #LunarEclipse is when the Moon, Earth, and Sun line up perfectly enough that the Moon is entirely in the Earth’s shadow. Here’s a handy graphic:
When the Moon starts to enter the Earth’s shadow, it’ll look like part of the Moon is going dark, in contrast to the section just outside the shadow, still brightly lit. But when it’s ENTIRELY in the shadow, you’ll see something else, much cooler. #LunarEclipse
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Fellow wrong-side-of-planet sky-watchers, rejoice!
From the NASA livestream right now. #LunarEclipse Deep red darkened Moon with “Al Sadeem Observatory” written in upper left and NASA logo in upper right
Whether or not you can see the eclipsed Moon where you are, when you next see the Moon, check out the very bright reddish dot near it — that’s Mars! #LunarEclipse
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