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At the sight, and driven mad with fear of the gathering darkness, and of the unholy shadow which, as they believed, was swallowing the moon, the companies of girls broke up in wild confusion, and ran screeching for the gateways.
Before we reached the gate of the kraal the moon went out utterly, and from every quarter of the firmament the stars rushed forth into the inky sky.
Residents will have only three minutes to see the total super moon eclipse, however, the entire process of the moon exiting the eclipse will be for an hour.
Chandana Jayaratne said that there would be somewhat of a high tide on that day due to the closeness of the moon.
A blue moon is the second of two full moons occurring in the same month.
The start of the year began with a breathtaking super moon, with the rare "Wolf Moon" lighting up the sky.
The moon will appear to be 16 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter tonight, remarked Dr Iqbal, private news channel reported.
Known as a thunder moon, there are still sights to be seen in the night sky, When was the best time to see it?
"The full moon of November 14 is not only the closest full moon of 2016, but also the closest full moon to date in the 21st century," says NASA.
The orange hue is because when you gaze at the horizon to watch the sunset and low moon, you are looking through a thicker layer of atmosphere than if you are looking straight up.
And sometimes my club holds a star party when the Moon isn't in the sky.
Thus the name of January's full moon. Sometimes it was also referred to as the Old Moon, or Moon After the Yule.