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Skywatchers: look out for full moon, lunar eclipse, and comet

Skywatchers: look out for full moon, lunar eclipse, and comet

Heather Smith

February 10, 2017

Friday night and early Saturday morning will feature a "penumbral" lunar eclipse during the full "snow" moon, and the flyby of Comet 45P. According to Dr. Jan Dobias, an astronomy professor at CSUN, it will not be easy to see the penumbral lunar eclipse since it begins at 2:34 p.m. and ends at 6:53 p.m. The ...

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