Presentation on theme: "CN: The Moon. The moon rotates on its axis. –1 moon day The moon revolves around the earth. –1 moon year. What are the two ways the moon moves in space?"— Presentation transcript:
Lunar Eclipse During a lunar eclipse, Earth blocks sunlight from reaching the moon. During which phase of the moon can lunar eclipses only happen? P 480 new book
During which phase of the moon can lunar eclipses only happen?- A Full Moon because the earth is between the moon and the sun
Umbra = Total Lunar Eclipse Unlike a total eclipse, a total lunar eclipse can be seen from anywhere on earth when the moon is visible. The reddish tint happens because the Earth’s atmosphere bends some sunlight toward the moon.