Tennessee to have prime viewing for Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) —
Tennessee is expected to have good viewing for the upcoming super blood wolf moon eclipse.
A total lunar eclipse, or blood moon, that will also coincide with a super moon will be visible on Jan. 20 and will finish in the early hours of Jan. 21.
The next total lunar eclipse will be May 26, 2021.
A total lunar eclipse is when the moon passes fully into the shadow of Earth. A supermoon is the time of month when the moon is closest to Earth and the first full moon of the year is known as the wolf moon.
Tennessee Viewing on Sunday:
- The Partial eclipse begins at 9:33 p.m. CST
- Total Eclipse begins at 10:41 p.m. CST
- Total Eclipse ends at 11:43 p.m. CST
- Partial ends: 12:50 a.m.
- Total Eclipse Time: 1 hour, 1 minute and 59 seconds
- No glasses required for viewing
- Middle Tennessee & Southern Kentucky should have cold, clear viewing