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Lunar Eclipse

Posted on : 20-12-2010 | By : InteractiveEducator | In : Uncategorized

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Tonight, Monday, December 20th, is the only lunar eclipse of 2010!

It should last about three and a half hours between 1:33 a.m. ET and 5:01 a.m. ET.   The totality phase — when the moon is entirely inside Earth’s shadow — will last approximately 72 minutes.

Explore the science behind this event with these animated interactives:

lunar11

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/11947384/ns/technology_and_science-space/

lunar2

http://www.guardian.co.uk/flash/0,5860,419794,00.html

lunar3

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/olcweb/cgi/pluginpop.cgi?it=swf::800::600::/sites/dl/free/0072482621/78778/Eclipses_Nav.swf::Eclipse%20Interactive

lunar4

http://www.kidsknowit.com/interactive-educational-movies/free-online-movies.php?movie=Eclipse

lunar5

http://www.forgefx.com/casestudies/prenticehall/ph/eclipse/eclipses.htm

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