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Solar eclipse today: where and how to see it in Spain and tips to do it
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Solar eclipse today: where and how to see it in Spain and tips to do it

The eclipse ring of sun that can be seen completely this Thursday in the northernmost areas of the world will be partial in Spain and it will hide, at most, 20% of the solar diameter in the peninsular northwest. It is a local phenomenon that affects a narrow band that normally covers a few tens of kilometers. Outside that area the eclipse looks partial because the Moon only covers part of the Sun."If at the time of the eclipse the Moon is somewhat further from the Earth, its disk looks smaller than that of the Sun and it does not cover it completely: then we are talking about an annular eclipse, because the Sun looks like a bright ring "and that is what will happen today, the ast...
Eclipse “ring of fire”: how to see today’s astronomical event June 10
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Eclipse “ring of fire”: how to see today’s astronomical event June 10

A solar eclipse will cross the sky of the northern hemisphere today Thursday along a strip of about 500 kilometers, which goes from Canada to Siberia, passing through Europe, where it will be partial but equally dangerous for the eyes.SIGHT: What is an eclipse and how many different types are there?A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon comes directly between the Sun and the Earth. But this time the disk of the Moon will be a little smaller than that of the Sun, leaving a bright ring around the lunar silhouette, so it will not be a total eclipse where everything will go dark. Eclipses like this are called annular because of the ring of solar brightness visible in the middle of the eclipse. This phenomenon is known as "Circle of fire" or "ring of fire".In what regions will the eclipse be v...
Iglesias will be absent from the Podemos congress so as not to overshadow the election of Belarra as general secretary
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Iglesias will be absent from the Podemos congress so as not to overshadow the election of Belarra as general secretary

The founder and former secretary general of Podemos, Pablo Iglesias, will not attend this weekend the congress that will celebrate his party in Alcorcón (Madrid), in which the bases are expected to elect the Minister of Social Rights, Ione Belarra, as the new leader. Iglesias will not be present on Saturday, when the projects of the three candidates for the General Secretariat will be presented, nor will he be present on Sunday, when Belarra will formally pick up his witness.Officially, Podemos has not confirmed or denied the presence of its former leader this weekend in the Paco de Lucía auditorium, where the event will be held, although 20minutos Yes he has been able to corroborate that, ex...
The first solar eclipse of 2021 arrives: this is how it can be seen from Spain
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The first solar eclipse of 2021 arrives: this is how it can be seen from Spain

The annular eclipse of the Sun next Thursday, June 10 can be seen from Spain as partial, as reported the National Geographic Institute (IGN), a body under the Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda.The partial eclipse will be visible in Northern North America, Europe and Asia. It will start in the Atlantic Ocean, at a latitude of 23º, and will end southeast of Kumul, in the Xinjiang autonomous region (China). The total duration of the phenomenon will be 299 minutes (almost 5 hours).The annulment phase of the eclipse will begin north of Thunder Bay (Canada), will cross Canada through the provinces of Ontario and Quebec, continuing through the Baffin and Ellesmere islands, in the auto...
When is the next lunar eclipse that can be seen from Spain
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When is the next lunar eclipse that can be seen from Spain

On May 26 there was a total lunar eclipse, but it was only visible in America, the Pacific, Oceania and Asia, so there are many who wonder when will be the next eclipse that can be seen from Spain.Throughout a year, between 4 and 7 eclipses occur, including those of the Sun and those of the Moon, although it is normal for an eclipse of the Sun and one of the Moon to accompany each other, that is, one occurs half lunation after the other, so every year there are at least two solar and two lunar eclipses, as they point out from the National Geographic Institute. The next eclipse That it can be seen from Spain will be a partial lunar eclipse and will take place on November 19, 2021. Specifically, ...
‘Supermoon of flowers’ and total lunar eclipse: the sky gives us some unique photos
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‘Supermoon of flowers’ and total lunar eclipse: the sky gives us some unique photos

26.05.2021 - 08:28h The astronomical phenomenon of the supermoon that takes place in May is called the 'full flower moon', because it coincides with the time when nature blooms. In addition, this year coincides with a total lunar eclipse that produces a darkening on the satellite and that it looks an intense red color. Adrian Cobos EFE / EP Did you like the gallery? Share it ...
DETAILS |  The total lunar eclipse arrives and the ‘Supermoon of the flowers’
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DETAILS | The total lunar eclipse arrives and the ‘Supermoon of the flowers’

This Wednesday, there are two spectacular astronomical phenomena that can be enjoyed because they are visible to the naked eye: on the one hand, a total lunar eclipse -which will give rise to the blood moon- and, on the other, a supermoon that, on this occasion, it will receive the surname "of the flowers" - since the traditional name of the full moon in May is "Moon of the flowers" -. But when, how and from where can they be seen?The alignment of the Earth, the Sun and the MoonThe eclipse, that is, the moment in which the Earth intervenes between the Sun and the Moon, casting a shadow that obscures our satellite, it will not be visible on the entire planet. Yes, you can enjoy this alignment o...
What is a lunar eclipse and how will it occur on May 26 with the super blood moon?
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What is a lunar eclipse and how will it occur on May 26 with the super blood moon?

This Wednesday, May 26, a lunar eclipse together and a "super blood moon"Or" super red moon. " This last of the phenomena is about a special full moon in which the natural satellite of the Land it will be at its closest point to the planet.SIGHT: Super Blood Moon: What is it, when will it be seen and how often does this phenomenon appear?This rare lunar "trifecta", which will make the Luna for "ten minutes"It had not happened for about six years, NASA planetary scientist Lucas Paganini told EFE in an interview. The expert notes that this beautiful show brings Earthlings closer to space exploration and its achievements.This Wednesday, the full moon will be at the closest point to Earth this year, which is known as “superluna”. This closeness makes it appear larger and 15% brighter than...
Why the moon turns red during a total lunar eclipse
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Why the moon turns red during a total lunar eclipse

This Wednesday, May 26, the only total lunar eclipse of the year, when the full moon will pass through the umbra, the darkest and most central part of the shadow that the Earth casts as it comes between the Sun and the satellite.In addition, this eclipse will coincide with a supermoon as it is at the closest point to Earth in the monthly orbit. This time it is called supermoon of flowers, the traditional name for the full moon in May.In the case of the total lunar eclipse, the Earth's natural satellite will be dyed red, something that does not happen with partial or penumbral eclipses. What is this phenomenon due to?During a total lunar eclipse, the Earth is directly in front of the Sun, prev...