Shortest lunar eclipse to occur on Saturday, April 4

April 3, 2015 10:41 AM

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Space scientists have promised that the shortest lunar eclipse of the century will occur on Saturday April 4, and it will last barely 5 minutes; meaning that anyone has a chance to see the phenomenal event if they rises up early for a look – given a good weather.

NASA scientists say observers should be able to see a partial lunar eclipse if they rise up around 7:58 a.m. EDT, while West Coasters might see a “blood moon” of a red shade in the emerging moon.

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