In the night from 15 to 16 June will lunar eclipse


15.06.11.Astronomy around the world are preparing to watch on Thursday night is a rare phenomenon — a total lunar eclipse. The first shadow of the Earth falls on the moon in 22.22 MSK.
The beginning of the total phase will occur in exactly one hour, at 23.22 MSK. The duration of totality will be 1 hour 41 minutes.

Source: Lead

11.06.11.Baku. Kamal Guliyev — APA. In the night from 15 to 16 June will lunar eclipse. APA director of Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory named after N. Tusi Ayyub Guliyev.

Natural phenomenon is observed in Azerbaijan

He noted that this phenomenon will begin at 23:22 Baku time and will end at 03:02. 1 hour 40 minutes shadow closes the moon.
During this time, the shadow of the Earth will fall entirely on the moon, the Earth is between the Moon and the Sun. Guliyev said that the lunar eclipse occurs 3-4 times per year. This time, the natural phenomenon is well observed in Azerbaijan.

Lunar eclipse will not cause any concern for people, "It is a common natural phenomenon. In the year of solar and lunar eclipses occur 6-7 times. This has no effect on humans. "


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