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Total lunar eclipse to meet 'supermoon'

The Moon will turn a rusty hue in the early hours of Monday and may seem larger in the sky.
The event is caused by a total lunar eclipse coinciding with another astronomical event called a supermoon.

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The September 28th total eclipse of the Moon

Armagh Observatory reports that, if skies are clear on the night of 27/28 September, skywatchers will witness a rare total eclipse of the Moon during the early hours of Monday 28th. The penumbral phase of the eclipse begins soon after midnight on the 27th, at 01:11 (BST), followed by the main partial phase, which begins at 02:07. Totality starts at 03:11 and continues to 04:23, with maximum eclipse occurring at 03:47. The Moon then moves slowly out of the Earth´s shadow, the partial eclipse ending at 05:27 and the penumbral phase ending at 06:22.
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Eyes on the Sky: Lunar eclipse of Sept 27, 2015

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Where to watch the 'supermoon' total eclipse in Bristol

The first 'supermoon' eclipse for more than three decades is coming to our skies on the night of September 27-28, just a fortnight after a partial solar eclipse that, sadly, most of the world will miss (unless you live in southern Africa, that is).
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The Total Lunar Eclipse is at 02:10 UT, 28th September 2015.



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A total lunar eclipse will take place on September 28, 2015, the second of two total lunar eclipses in 2015.
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