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A lunar eclipse occurs when the earth blocks the light from the sun, at which point the only light reaching the moon is the light that is bended by the earth's atmosphere. This light is red, which makes the moon turn red as well.

A solar eclipse is when the moon blocks the light from the sun, casting a shadow on the earth.

A lunar eclipse, photographed before I could afford a decent tripod. Hence the blurriness.... (2007-02-28)

 

Solar eclipse. (2015-03-20)

 

Solar eclipse. (2015-03-20)

 

Solar eclipse sequence. A photo was taken approximately every 5 minutes. (2015-03-20)

 

Lunar eclipse. (2015-09-28)

 

Lunar eclipse sequence. A photo was taken approximately every 5 minutes. The lack of details in most of the moons is because there were clouds blocking the moon that night. (2015-09-28)

 

Lunar eclipse. (2018-07-27)

 

Lunar eclipse sequence. A photo was taken approximately every 5 minutes. (2018-07-27)

 

Solar eclipse. (2018-08-11)

 

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