Vietnam could observe super blood moon eclipse on May 26

Update: 26/05/2021
Many people nationwide are set to enjoy a wonderful experience admiring the stunning and extremely rare super blood moon eclipse which will occur at 6:11 p.m. on May 26, a total of 20 years following the previous one.

The entire lunar eclipse is due to last for 15 minutes, with viewing the phenomenon with one’s own eyes being completely safe.

According to information given by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the full moon will enter Earth’s shadow on May 26. Following this, when the Moon is not in our planet’s shade, it will appear even larger and brighter compared to usual.

The total length of the eclipse, the time when the Moon is in its deepest shadow, will last for roughly 15 minutes. In the event that the Moon is up when this event happens, viewers are in for a real treat, according to the agency.

Specifically, those wishing to watch in the America, East Asia, and Australia will be able to view the super blood moon in the early morning of May 26, providing the weather conditions are good.

Vietnamese people can also watch the phenomenon at 6:11 p.m. on the same day.

The European Space Agency (ESA) is set to broadcast the phenomenon live at 4:30 p.m. on May 26.

Source: VOV