The total eclipse lasted one hour, 42 minutes and 57 seconds, though a partial eclipse preceded and followed it, meaning the Moon spent a total of three hours and 54 minutes in the Earth's umbral shadow, according to NASA.
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There are about four lunar eclipses each year.
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Graham Madge, a spokesman for the Met Office has suggested that the weather event should pass over areas "reasonably quick", but concedes that thunderclouds "could obscure the moon" during the total eclipse.
Skywatchers around much of the world have sought a glimpse of a complete lunar eclipse that was the longest of this century.
"This total lunar eclipse will be primarily visible from the world's Eastern Hemisphere, which are Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand". Picture: Michael GrayA composite photograph showing the various phases of the moon during a lunar eclipse in Sydney.
The Moon passed right through the centre of the Earth's shadow, at the shadow's widest point.
When the moon moves into the conical shadow of the earth, it goes from being illuminated by the sun to being dark. At 2:43 am, the total eclipse will end.
A full moon rises behind the ancient temple of Poseidon in cape Sounio, about 65 kilometers (40miles) south of Athens, Friday, July 27, 2018. This phenomenon also causes what's commonly called a "blood moon" because of the reddish glow the moon appears to emit during sunset and sunrise.