Lunar Eclipse

Did you know yesterday evening was a lunar eclipse. However, its not a complete eclipse, but a penumbral one, where the softer shadow of earth falls on the moon as the moon is too far away.

Moon with partial eclipse

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~ by Vibhu on February 10, 2009.

One Response to “Lunar Eclipse”

  1. I observed the moon too; now i understand how it looked so different!Thanks for the info!Pooja

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