Category Archives: Eclipses (Solar & Lunar)

Just posts pertaining to solar and lunar eclipses of all types.

The Great American Eclipse is Here!

Illustration credit & copyright: Stephen Mudge. This is pretty much a repost of the May write up but I want to make sure the information is out there if you haven’t been inundated by it already.  Look all the way … Continue reading

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The Great American Eclipse of 2017

Illustration credit & copyright: Michael Zeiler. Where will you be for the Great American Eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017? This event will be seen in various forms across the entire contiguous United States and will likely be the most … Continue reading

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Annular “Ring of Fire” Solar Eclipse Today

Image credit & copyright: Jia-Hao. Today, Sunday, February 26, 2017 the new moon will cross directly in front of the sun and create the first of two solar eclipses (syzygy’s) of 2017.  If you plan to witness one of the … Continue reading

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Alaska Air Flight #870 Eclipse Intercept

Video Credit & Copyright: Mike Kentrianakis / American Astronomical Society. On March 8 & 9, 2016 (depending on where you were) the only total solar eclipse of 2016 rolled through the Pacific Ocean and delivered an amazing show as usual. … Continue reading

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2016 Total Solar Eclipse From Space

Image Credit & Copyright: Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) & Himiwari-8. http://www.jma-net.go.jp/msc/en/ Here are two remarkable images of the March 9 and only total solar eclipse of 2016 as seen from space and from two different satellites. The top image was … Continue reading

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Supermoon Total Lunar Eclipse Collage

As promised, here’s the collage I made of the supermoon total lunar eclipse last night from New Hampshire at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center.  Feel free to use these images just give credit if you do please.  Thanks all!

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2015 Supermoon lunar Eclipse

Here’s a quick collection of low-resolution images from tonight’s supermoon lunar eclipse from the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center here in Concord, New Hampshire.  This was my first time imaging an eclipse of any kind so the adjustments were all on the … Continue reading

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