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Lunar Eclipse

Total Lunar Eclipse to Grace North American Skies

Both lunar and solar eclipses can only occur when the Earth, Sun and Moon are directly aligned.This is again about to happen just four days before Christmas.Starting at 1:33 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 21, the moon will pass through Earth's shadow, creating a 72-minute window where the moon will be glowing red on the longest night of the year.