The reaction to last night's Blood Moon in Ireland was brilliantly predictable

29 July, 2018, 09:30 | Author: Dwayne Harmon
  • U.S. won't see upcoming lunar eclipse: How to view it online

It will be an opportunity for all curious people and astronomy enthusiasts to observe the "loodd moon" and admire the longest lunar eclipse of the century. Here's everything you need to know to catch the astrological phenomenon if you're in Italy.

"We have about a couple of hundred people that are booked in to come and watch it with us". Amateur astronomers will guide people about the eclipse.

The majority of the world was lucky enough to witness a total lunar eclipse a few hours ago - and not just any lunar eclipse, the longest lunar eclipse of the 21st century.

The eclipse lasted an hour, 42 minutes and 57 seconds.

Were you fortunate enough to snap some shots of the blood moon too?

At the same time, Mars will hover near the moon in the night sky, easily visible with the naked eye. If you are signed into YouTube with your Google account, you can even set a reminder - you will be notified when stream goes live for you to watch lunar eclipse live online.

Parts of Europe, Eastern Africa, Australia, and South America will see different phases of the eclipse, but will miss out on parts of the penumbral, partial, or total phases.

Shaqiri: Liverpool can win Champions League
First of all we want to play good football and that is the most important thing. I can see the spirit in this team is big and very good and very important.

Arsenal vs PSG: Emery reveals why Ozil was made captain
The Gunners lost 3-0 to Premier League champions Manchester City in the League Cup final to end the season without silverware. Every player for me is the same, and then I will find the best performers, the best chance to work with confidence.

Trump and Putin raise possibilities of another meeting
Russian Federation and the United States have a stake in that, the whole word has a stake in that, in not starting an arms race. You can see in pictures of Putin and Trump that the ball bore a logo for a near-field communication tag. "I am ready for this.

However, bad weather thwarted the cosmic display in several parts of the world. - AFP A man looks through a telescope at a "blood moon" eclipse in Oloika town in Magadi, Kenya. This celestial event is on a much larger scale compared to the Blood Moon observed at the start of this year. These red rays are always cast into the space behind Earth, but they are normally drowned out by the sun's direct light.

Twitter, Instagram, and Reddit were all abuzz with amateur astronomers sharing their photographs of the rare and attractive blood moon.

Will the blood moon be visible in the UK?

A lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes through the Earth's shadow from the opposite side of the sun.

As the moon lined up with the Earth and the Sun, the moon darkened in colour switching from its silvery glow to a rustic, dark red colour creating a rare blood moon. "During a very dark eclipse the moon may be nearly invisible".

Brandon Ochieng, ' a university student told Sunday Standard that he had anticipated the earth to turn crimson red, skies to change hue, or the sun to collide with the moon in a scientic yet surreal way.

Recommended:

  • All You Need To Know About Hepatitis, Its Symptoms And Cure

    All You Need To Know About Hepatitis, Its Symptoms And Cure

    Men who have sex with men can become hepatitis C positive, due to the greater potential for blood-to-blood contact during sex. To make that happen, health workers must have better access to quality point-of-care diagnostics and laboratory testing.
    Winklevoss Brothers Bitcoin ETF Rejected By SEC for Second Time

    Winklevoss Brothers Bitcoin ETF Rejected By SEC for Second Time

    The Commission, however, is not well positioned to assess the likelihood of either outcome, for bitcoin or any other asset. According to her dissent, institutional investors help the market in maturing and further promote consumer protection.
    Mourinho mocks Klopp transfer spending spree

    Mourinho mocks Klopp transfer spending spree

    I don't think Mo would have always got injured in that situation, and this time it was unlucky. It doesn't feel right, but it is what it is, we can't change it.
  • Matteo Darmian determined to leave

    Matteo Darmian determined to leave

    And after the signing of 19-year old Diogo Dalot, the Italian might have gone further down the pecking order. That said, Serie A remains the most likely option for Darmian to revive his stagnating career.
    Trump's star on Hollywood Walk of Fame destroyed by pickax-wielding vandal

    Trump's star on Hollywood Walk of Fame destroyed by pickax-wielding vandal

    In October 2016, a vandal dressed as city construction worker smashed the star to bits with a sledgehammer and pickaxe. A 24-year-old man, Austin Clay, is being held for investigation of felony vandalism using a pickaxe.
    U.S. President Trump says 'tariffs are the greatest'

    U.S. President Trump says 'tariffs are the greatest'

    David Young, R-Iowa, told CNN's Alisyn Camerota on "New Day", ahead of the President's visit to Iowa later in the day. That will cover fruits, nuts, rice, legumes, beef, pork and milk. "And a lot of farmers aren't as well", Rep.
  • Texas Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Chicago Cubs

    Texas Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Chicago Cubs

    Darvish and Chatwood were the centerpieces of the Cubs' offseason, as the two free agent signees cost a total of $164 million. Which will nearly certainly be bought out given that the option would pay Hamels $20 million next year.
    SpaceX Launches 10 Iridium Next Satellites Despite Harsh Weather

    SpaceX Launches 10 Iridium Next Satellites Despite Harsh Weather

    The Galileo satellites offer worldwide positioning services across Europe, and Wednesday's instigation should complete the circle. Sunday's flight marked the record-breaking heaviest payload brought into orbit by a Falcon 9 and the second block 5 flight.
    FCA earnings call solemn after death of Marchionne

    FCA earnings call solemn after death of Marchionne

    Profitability in Europe is only gradually recovering and FCA has yet to make any significant inroads in China. Sergio Marchionne , man and friend, is gone", said new company chairman John Elkann in a press release.
  • Samsung Unveils 'Unbreakable' OLED Display Panel, Certified by Underwriters Laboratories

    Samsung Unveils 'Unbreakable' OLED Display Panel, Certified by Underwriters Laboratories

    In another rather extreme test, the OLED display was subject to radical temperatures ranging from a low of -25F to a high of 160F. In fact, Samsung says the display even survived 1.8-meter drops without any damage done to the panel which is really incredible.
    Nine mosquito samples positive for West Nile virus

    Nine mosquito samples positive for West Nile virus

    There were 14 human cases confirmed locally previous year and in 2015, there were two deaths related to a West Nile infection. If you show symptoms , expect headaches, fever, body aches and even rashes about a week after being bitten.
    Trump takes credit as USA  economy grows at fastest pace since 2014

    Trump takes credit as USA economy grows at fastest pace since 2014

    Consumer spending grew 4 percent , more than expected, while nonresidential business investment climbed at a pace of 7.3 percent. The contribution from net exports reflected a 9.3 percent gain in shipments overseas and a 0.5 percent increase in imports.


Popular

Three Killed as Israel Strikes Gaza in Fresh Flare-up
A degree of calm was restored until Wednesday when Israel said its troops came under fire again, with one soldier wounded. A Palestinian medic carries a child injured by Israeli forces on the Gaza border fence.

Yankees acquire Orioles' reliever Zach Britton, further boost bullpen
And this deal won't hurt the Yankees immediately even if Britton struggles, as they only sent minor-leaguers the other way . Chapman is once again having an All-Star year as one of the numerous invaluable arms that are found in the Yankees bullpen.

Daniel Ricciardo leads close first F1 practice session in Hungary
The Australian was just 0.079 seconds quicker than Vettel but was running on a harder tyre than the German. Speaking to Sky Sports after the session, team boss Toto Wolff echoed Hamilton's sentiments.

Jurgen Klopp shrugs off Jose Mourinho jibe ahead of United clash
Mourinho attempted to give some kids in the squad some minutes as well but it was far too late to have an effect on the result.

Comcast profit tops estimates as internet customers grow
In the meantime, Comcast reported a 22 percent jump in second-quarter profits, to $3.22 billion, or 69 cents a share. Comcast's broadband business helped offset more losses of pay-TV subscribers.

The sweet kiss Meghan Markle planted on her champion Prince
While the royals normally keep their public displays of affection to a minimum, Meghan isn't exactly breaking protocol. This time around, the Duchess of Sussex outdid herself with her latest outfit at the Sentebale Polo Cup on Thursday.

AC Milan vs Manchester United International Champions Cup Live Streaming (1-1)
To watch on LFC TV, you will need a subscription which is available on Sky Sports (Channel 425) and Virgin Media (Channel 544). Manchester United International Champions Cup match, use the stream provided by WatchESPN .

Daredevil suspect smashes through cop vehicle window, rides on roof
Estrada allegedly managed to get one of his wrists free from handcuffs before busting open the back window of the police auto . Wichita and Taylor County deputies responded, and were able to take Estrada into custody as soon as the auto stopped.

Kelsey Grammer might be bringing back Frasier for a new series
The original Frasier ran for 11 seasons on NBC , from 1993 to 2004 as part of NBC's "Must See Thursday" comedy block. Deadline reports that Grammer is meeting with writers and taking pitches for a variety of reboot concepts.

China's Xi says world must 'reject protectionism outright'
South African Trade Minister Rob Davies said Africa's most industrialised economy was being hurt in collateral damage. During the Summit, it has become customary for Putin and Xi to meet in-person, at the sideline.