Blood Moon Super Eclipse happening on May 26 (Wednesday)
We’re in for a crazy week from May 24 when it comes to the moon, as two major events will give those of us in southern Idaho a reason to go out on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. Just hope the weather cooperates.
There is a big buzz within the celestial community right now regarding the upcoming Supermoon and the total lunar eclipse that we can expect to see next week. Space.com has updated its website with information on the moon’s path within 230,000 miles of Earth, as close as possible in 2021. Those who live on the Pacific Rim will have the best views of the Earth. transition from Supermoon to a total lunar eclipse.
There is nothing more you need to do to witness these events than open your eyes. The weather forecast so far for southern Idaho calls for partly cloudy conditions on Tuesday and Wednesday, after daytime highs in the low 70s, according to weather.com.
You can also view the eclipse in real time on some websites. “Super Blood Moon” is also the term given to this event, which will reach its full cycle on Wednesday. The eclipse will be the first of four to take place in 2021, according to Space.com.
To see other highly anticipated events taking place in the skies above us this year, click here. June 10 will bring the next eclipse, which is called the “ring of fire” solar eclipse.