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Super Blood Wolf Moon: First lunar Eclipse of 2019

Super Blood Wolf Moon: First lunar Eclipse of 2019

First lunar Eclipse of 2019 is Super Blood Wolf Moon. The first moonlight in 2019 will be visible on the midnight of 20 and 21 January. This moonlight is being called as Super Blood Wolf Moon because when the moon passes through the shadow of the Earth, it looks like the color of a supermoon or red copper.

  • It will start on the at 08.00 p.m evening of January 20 and will be completed on January 21 at 06:00 hrs.
  • It’s unique name: Every full moon has a special name, in the first month of 2019, the name of this first moonlight is also unique.
  • It is said that this unique name has been given to Native American According to them, the wolves who are looking for food on the full moon night, shouted loudly by looking at the red moon of copper color. That’s why this lunar eclipse was named Wolf Moon. This was later called Super Blood Wolf Moon.
  • It is also said that the eclipse is composed of a combination of more than one astronomical event and on 21 January night, due to this, many unique sightings will appear in the sky.
  • This eclipse will not be visible in India.
  • The Super Blood Wolf Moon can be seen with open eyes.
  • This view can be seen most clearly in parts of America and in West Africa.
  • The special thing is that after this there will be a full moon eclipse after waiting for about three years.
  • After 21st January, the next full moon eclipse will take place on 26 May 2021.
  • Earlier, the full moon eclipse was on 27 July 2017.
Q.1 When is the first lunar eclipse of 2019 falling?
A. 4 January
B. 14 OCtober
C. 20 January
D. 12 December
Ans: 20 January

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