Nature never ceases to amaze us and we’re up for yet another rare natural phenomena. People interested in Astrology and skywatching are definitely in for a treat on 31st of January 2018.
A blue moon, a total lunar eclipse and a supermoon, all these event are scheduled to occur on the same time this year. This extremely rare yet amazing natural phenomenon is known as ‘Super Blue Blood Moon Lunar eclipse’.
A blue moon is when two full moons happen in the same month. When a moon reaches the perigee, the closes point to Earth, it appears around 14% bigger and 30% brighter and this phenomena is knows as Super moon.
A lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes into Earth’s shadow.
And when all three of these events occur at the same time, this rare phenomenon is known as Super Blood Blue Moon Eclipse.
This amazing phenomenon of nature definitely would be worth watching since it’s happening after around 150 years and the next one won’t happen before 2028.
As far as its sighting in Pakistan is concerned, it would be clearly visible in Pakistan from 15:52 PST to 21:08 PST. It will rich its peak at around 18:00 hours.