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Eclipse and comet happening right now (Read 755 times)

Offline Bob

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Eclipse and comet happening right now
« on: February 11, 2017, 12:38:19 AM »
https://www.cnet.com/news/comet-45p-snow-moon-lunar-eclipse-february-2017/

Partial eclipse of the moon.  Moon is in part of the Earth's shadow.

The farthest that's in the shadow is at :43   about ten minutes from when I'm posting this.


And there's a comet in the SW sky that's supposed to be more visible.
http://skyhound.com/45P.html


Live streamed here.
https://www.facebook.com/SloohLive/videos/vb.180899461938159/1535455083149250/?type=2&theater
Favorite new teacher quote -- "You found the only possible wrong answer."

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Re: Eclipse and comet happening right now
«Reply #1 on: February 11, 2017, 01:04:27 AM »
Favorite new teacher quote -- "You found the only possible wrong answer."

Offline iansinclair

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Re: Eclipse and comet happening right now
«Reply #2 on: February 11, 2017, 02:11:07 AM »
Wonderful... it's snowing here.  Again.
Ian