Tonight will see one of the longest lunar eclipses in over a century.
The total phase of the “blood moon” eclipse will last 1 hour and 43 minutes.
The reason for it lasting that long is because the moon was pass into the darkest region of the earths shadow when it is also furthest from the earth.
What will the weather be like on Merseyside for the blood moon lunar eclipse? https://t.co/NhEXLCpaOU
— Wirral Weather (@Wirral_Weather) July 26, 2018
However, on Merseyside the total blood moon lunar eclipse will be visible for less time, 54 minutes.
The total eclipse will start at 9:21pm lasting until 10:13pm on Merseyside.
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