lunar eclipse http://www.kplu.org en Seattle-Area Skygazers May See Glimpse Of 'Blood Moon' — If They're Persistent http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-area-skygazers-may-see-glimpse-blood-moon-if-theyre-persistent <p>The Puget Sound region won’t be the best place to take in the lunar eclipse in the wee hours of Tuesday morning. High clouds are likely to obscure the so-called “blood moon,” which flushes reddish in the shadow of the Earth.</p><p>University of Washington atmospheric scientist Cliff Mass says the northwest Washington coast might fare better. And cloud breaks might give even Seattle-area moon-gazers a glimpse — if they keep looking. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:12:55 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 16020 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle-Area Skygazers May See Glimpse Of 'Blood Moon' — If They're Persistent Catch Saturday’s lunar eclipse from a hilltop http://www.kplu.org/post/catch-saturday%E2%80%99s-lunar-eclipse-hilltop <p>If you&rsquo;re an early riser, you may get to see a total eclipse of the moon on Saturday. The full moon will fall into a dark shadow in the hours just before dawn.</p><p>The northwestern U.S. gets a better view of this eclipse than the rest of the mainland states &ndash; that is, if you&rsquo;re not fogged in.</p><p> Fri, 09 Dec 2011 21:11:18 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 3412 at http://www.kplu.org Catch Saturday’s lunar eclipse from a hilltop Tuesday morning's headlines http://www.kplu.org/post/tuesday-mornings-headlines-4 <p><em>The state Attorney General weighs in on transportation fees, as some Puget Sound communities prepare to fight proposed ferry service cuts; and sky watchers get a view of last night's total lunar eclipse.</em></p><p> Tue, 21 Dec 2010 14:50:58 +0000 KPLU News Staff 405 at http://www.kplu.org Tuesday morning's headlines Lunar eclipse tonight http://www.kplu.org/post/lunar-eclipse-tonight <p>Western Washington can look forward to an added gift of the Winter Solstice: a total eclipse of the moon. The heavenly event begins at 10:32 pm tonight, with the moon in full eclipse from 11:41 pm to 12:53 am, <a href="http://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/OH/OH2010.html#LE2010Dec21T">according to NASA</a>.</p> Mon, 20 Dec 2010 22:30:39 +0000 KPLU News Staff 398 at http://www.kplu.org Lunar eclipse tonight