If you were not able to witness a rare lunar eclipse on December 20-21, you can now view these wonderful pictures when the Earth appeared right between the Sun and the full Moon. This event is very momentous, because this eclipse coincided with the winter solstice that hasn’t happened in 372 years. Now we’ll have to wait till 2094 to see it again.
Also catch up with this amazing action that you missed below with fantastic video.
When the Moon moves between the Sun and the Earth partially covering the Sun you can view a solar eclipse. This is a beautiful rare scene worth seeing. Wonderful pictures of a solar eclipse over Asia and Africa can be found after the jump.