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Oct 24

Moon Map View Latest Moon Map From NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO)

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This is the latest moon map taken from the NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) is a topographic map taken with a Wide Angle Camera. The science team that oversees the imaging system on board NASA’s LRO has released the highest resolution near-global topographic map of the moon ever created. This new topographic map, from Arizona …

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Jan 26

Watch June 15 2011 Total Lunar Eclipse Live Right Here!

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Tonight, June 15, 2011 will be the first total lunar eclipse of 2011, which you can watch live here. The astronomical event is set to put on a one hour and forty minute spectacle for much of the world to see, and will be the longest in almost 11 years. The fact that it won’t …

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May 23

Lunar Eclipse Tonight December 20th 2010

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There will be a total lunar eclipse tonight occurring during the overnight hours December 20 to 21, 2010 and will be the the best celestial event of its kind until the year 2014 for the residents of North America. It will officially begin on December 21 2010 at 12:29 EST, or 9:29 PST on December …

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