Where Will the October 8 Lunar Eclipse Be Visible?

Where can you view the lunar eclipse on October 8 and is it visible in your area? Well, the October 8 “Blood Moon” or total lunar eclipse will be visible through most of North and South America, the Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, Australia, and eastern Asia.

For those in the Americas and Hawaii, the eclipse will begin before sunrise on October 8, and in the Eastern Hemisphere it will begin after sunset on October 8.



If you cannot see the eclipse in your area because of geography or light pollution, you can view the lunar eclipse online here and here.

ScienceCasts: A Colorful Lunar EclipseVisit http://science.nasa.gov/ for more. Mark your calendar: On Oct. 8th, the Moon will pass through the shadow of Earth for a total lunar eclipse. Sky watchers in the USA will see the Moon turn a beautiful shade of celestial red and maybe turquoise, too.2014-09-18T11:23:15.000Z

For much more information on the October 8 lunar eclipse, go here: