Penumbral Eclipse

Science / Astrology / Penumbral Eclipse: The term applied when the Moon passes through Earth's penumbra; the shadow does not obliterate the Moon form Earth's view but causes it to appear orangish or copper-colored.

Other Words for Eclipse

Eclipse Noun Synonyms: decline, downturn, slump, recession
Eclipse Verb Synonyms: conceal, hide, blot out, obscure, block, veil, shroud, cover, darken
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Solar Eclipse

Science / Astrology / Solar Eclipse: See eclipse. MORE

Penumbral Eclipse

Science / Astrology / Penumbral Eclipse: The term applied when the Moon passes through Earth's penumbra; the shadow does not obliterate the Moon form Earth's view but causes it to appear orangish or copper-colored. MORE

Lunar Eclipse

Science / Astrology / Lunar Eclipse: The point at which the Sun, Earth and Moon are aligned with the Earth blocking out the Sun's light from the Moon, making the Moon seem invisible. Occurs during a Full Moon. MORE

Eclipse

Science / Astrology / Eclipse: An occultation, commonly used in reference to a darkening of the Sun or Moon. Solar eclipses occur at the times of those new Moons when the Moon, Sun and Earth are aligned so that the Moon blocks the MORE

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