July 2018, The Longest Eclipse Of The Century

July 2018, the longest eclipse of the century

Practically everyone in the world will see the longest eclipse of the century on July 27, on that night the full moon will presents the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century: it will last about four hours and be visible across wide swaths of the world including Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, South America and the Middle East. The totality, or when the earth’s shadow covers the moon and creates complete darkness, will last one hour and 43 minutes. This lunar eclipse is primarily visible from the world’s Eastern Hemisphere (Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand). South America, at least…