Lunar Eclipse

Rare ‘Tetrad’ Total Lunar Eclipse Schedule Begins Tonight with Blood Moon

Posted April 14, 2014 at 10:21 am

Thanks to unavoidable light pollution, star-gazing is somewhat of a difficulty within the city limits. Unless you’re Felton Davis (sidewalk stargazer), the average dweller can’t see clearly; those on the Lower East Side have a better view, but it’s nothing great. But late tonight is a big astronomical event that all can behold. There will […]

Lunar Eclipse 2010

Posted December 21, 2010 at 6:21 am

With all the light pollution emanating from Gotham, city dwellers aren’t usually accustomed to stargazing.  But last night was an exception.  Shortly after 2 am, clusters of people huddled in the cold to check out the historic lunar apocalypse eclipse.  Alas, none of our pictures really came out well.  Everything is blurry – witness exhibit […]

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