Longest and darkest total lunar eclipse 2011

The longest and darkest total lunar eclipse of the century will occur on June 15 2011. This will be visible in Asia, Africa, South America and Europe . A lunar eclipse will occur when earth will directly line up between the Sun and the Moon and thus blocking the sun rays on the moon. This will be a central eclipse i.e the moon passes through the central line of the earth’s shadow. You can watch the Total Lunar Eclipse with out any special glasses or equipment as this will not harm your eyes like Solar Eclipse.

For more information on the Longest Total Lunar Eclipse of 2011, check out the below links

http://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/LEdecade/LEdecade2011.html

http://www.space.com/11941-extra-long-total-lunar-eclipse-occurs-wednesday.html

Also for Live Web Cast of Total Lunar Eclipse 2011, probably you can check the below links

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/live-eclipse-streaming

http://skywatchersindia.wordpress.com/2011/06/05/live-webcast-of-total-lunar-eclipse-on-15th-june-2011/

If you find any other live webcasts links of this rare occurrence of total lunar eclipse, kindly share the links below.

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Ravi Shankar

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