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Don’t miss tonight’s total lunar eclipse

Steve
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Don’t miss tonight’s total lunar eclipse


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About half of the UK will have the opportunity to see a total lunar eclipse this evening (15 June) with the event expected to be the longest and most striking in a decade.
The eclipse will begin at 6.24pm (BST), but will be not be visible from the UK until sunset at roughly 9.13pm when the eclipse is predicted to reach its darkest phase or ‘totality’.
Totality is the time when Earth's shadow completely covers the moon, which is expected to end at 10.03pm.
The moon is set to rise whilst in eclipse across Europe, Middle East, Africa, southern Asia and Australia turning from grey to an extraordinary blood-red.


Source...http://uk.news.yahoo.com/don%E2%80%99t-miss-tonight%E2%80%99s-total-lunar-eclipse.html
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Re: Don’t miss tonight’s total lunar eclipse

@ steve, thanks
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some will be lucky.... IF the cloud clears away, and it stops raining....  Cry
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Will you have your camera at the ready shutter? If you get a good snap( If you can see It ) can you post It here please?
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Re: Don’t miss tonight’s total lunar eclipse

No mooning !  Shocked
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Will have a lookee see, but it is very overcast and light rain at the moment....... Cry
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Re: Don’t miss tonight’s total lunar eclipse

Right grizzly here, so I'm watching online: http://eclipse.slooh.com/
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Was overcast here today but Its a bit brighter this evening, I see google Is In on the act...http://www.google.co.uk/
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Re: Don’t miss tonight’s total lunar eclipse

Complete cloud cover here, so no chance.
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Quote from: Steve
I see google Is In on the act...

They're just picking up a feed from slooh  Wink
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Hmm yeah I noticed that once you posted your link HPsauce Smiley
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cant make its mind up here, was raining half hour ago, now sunshine
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100% cloud cover  here.... so no moon pic tonite  Cry
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Its typical of Great Bloody Britain Isn't It  Sad
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I blame the conservative and lib dems..... they seem to be trying to prevent anyone from enjoying living in britain.....  Cheesy