Super Blood Month: It lasted nearly five hours. The last time it happened was 18 years ago.

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Super Blood Month: It lasted nearly five hours. The last time it happened was 18 years ago.

2019-01-22 17:30:58 133 ℃

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>> strong >>> strong >> strong > strong > moon surface was red on the surface of the moon, forming a January 21 10:30) It will last for nearly five hours. The rare event

last occurred 18 years ago, when many British people were affected by cloudy weather and did not successfully witness the "Blood Moon". If the sky is clear, the total eclipse will occur in Britain, North America and South America.

In the next few years, the total lunar eclipse will enter a quiet period

It is reported that the best viewing time of this "blood moon" is around 5:12 British time on 21, when the moon will show its reddest color.

The "blood moon"

observed from the Thames River refers to the total eclipse of the moon, also known as the blood moon, which coincides with the super moon. When the moon begins to appear in the shadow of the earth after the eclipse, the blood moon will appear. This is because light from the sun bends as it passes through the earth's atmosphere.

"Blood Moon" rises from behind the lighthouse

Blood Moon usually appears during the total eclipse of the moon, when the sun, the earth and the moon are in a straight line, and the earth in the middle will block the light from the sun, and the thick atmosphere will absorb purple, blue, green and yellow light, leaving only red light to penetrate. Come on, so the moon looks dark red at this time, so it is also called "Red Moon".

Cover Journalist Yan Lei Intern Yue Yue Ge Translator